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May 19, 2020

Fishermen anchor their boats along the banks of river Hooghly, ahead of the landfall of Cyclone Amphan, at Santipur, Nadia.

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Huge traffic is seen at Nizamuddin bridge, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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An artist paints a mural on a wall depicting a doctor saving people's lives from deadly coronavirus, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in Guwahati.

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A police man runs for cover as people throw stones at him during a protest near the site of a gun battle in Srinagar.

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Vehicles ply on Nizamuddin bridge, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A man, wearing a mask, carries an air cooler at Kamla Market after the Delhi government allowed the opening of shops, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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People throw rocks and bricks at vehicles belonging to Indian paramilitary soldiers as they leave the site of a gun battle in Srinagar.

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People cover their faces in response to the pellets fired by Indian police during a protest near the site of a gun battle in Srinagar.

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Rescue teams of Odisha Fire and Disaster Response Academy prepare themselves ahead of cyclone Amphan, in Bhubaneswar. Cyclone Amphan is expected to make landfall on West Bengal coast on May 20 as an extremely severe cyclonic storm.

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People walk in the rain due to weather changes ahead of landfall by cyclone 'Amphan', in Kolkata.

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Traffic jam on Western Express Highway towards Borivali during the ongoing nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Mumbai.

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Workers repair railway tracks after the locomotive of Tirur-Jaipur Shramik Special Express derailed at Padil near Mangaluru.

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Migrants board a bus at Botanical Garden for railway station, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Noida.

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Suspected coronavirus positive patients being brought in an ambulance at MMCH hospital, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Guwahati.

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Labourers work on the extension part of Sanpada Flyover on Sion-Panvel Highway, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Navi Mumbai.

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Vehicles ply on Old Yamuna Bridge, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Delhi government has allowed autos, taxis, cabs and other last mile connectivity vehicles with limited number of passengers.

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Firefighters spray disinfectant at a closed Gujarati handicraft market on Janpath Road, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Workers wearing protective suits work at a machine packing edible oil at a factory, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jammu.

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Workers wearing protective suits work at a milk and curd factory, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jammu.

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A policeman tries to control migrants, not adhering to social distancing norms, gathered to get medically screened before boarding a train to Uttar Pradesh during the ongoing nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Amritsar.

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Passengers arrive to board buses at KSRTC bus stand after Karnataka government eased the relaxation to allow inter-district travel by buses, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, at Devanahalli near Bengaluru.

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Teachers check dividers on desks in a class ahead of school reopening at Junghwa Girls High School in Daegu, South Korea. South Korean Vice Health Minister Kim Gang-lip urged vigilance to maintain hard-won gains against the virus and called for education officials to double check preventive measures with high-school seniors returning to school on Wednesday.

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The cover design of Number 1 Shimbun is seen in Tokyo. Tokyo Olympics officials are incensed that their games emblem has been used in the cover design of the local magazine that combines the logo with the novel coronavirus. The “look-alike”emblem, which had “COVID-19” written underneath, was published on the cover the the April issue of the Foreign Correspondents Club of Japan's magazine. It also appeared in an online edition.

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A worker wearing a face mask to protect against the new coronavirus places shared bicycles onto a cart in the central business district in Beijing. China reported six new cases, a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping announced his country would provide $2 billion to help respond to the outbreak and its economic fallout.

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Houseboats are moored on the River Thames in London as the country is in lockdown to help stop the spread of coronavirus. Lockdown restrictions have been relaxed allowing unlimited outdoor exercise and activities such as sunbathing.

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People eat in a food court divided by plastic sheets in Bangkok, Thailand. Thai government continue to ease restrictions related to running business in capital Bangkok that were imposed weeks ago to combat the spread of COVID-19.

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Workers at Proto21 assemble 3D-printed face shields produced amid the coronavirus pandemic in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The start-up firm has begun making the face shields for customers including the Dubai police and medical workers to help protect them from the virus.

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Employees of the Federal State Center for Special Risk Rescue Operations of Russia Emergency Situations walk to disinfect a platform of Leningradsky railway station in Moscow, Russia. Russia has continued to see a steady rise of new infections, and new hot spots have emerged across the vast country of 147-million people that ranks the second in the world behind the United States in the number of coronavirus cases.

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Cristiano Ronaldo leaves the Juventus sport center after his first training, in Turin, Italy. Cristiano Ronaldo has reported back to Juventus training center after a 10-week absence. Ronaldo observed a two-week isolation period at his home in Turin after spending the lockdown period in his native Portugal.

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Migrants board a tempo to reach their destination, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Patna.

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Firefighters are fighting a fire at a plastics factory in front of a huge cloud of smoke in Ladenburg, Germany.

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Migrants gather outside Dharavi slums to take buses to reach a railway station and board a special train to their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Mumbai.

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Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers clean railings, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Policemen stand guard near a closed gate as migrants, not adhering to social distancing norms, gather to get medically screened before boarding a train to Uttar Pradesh during the ongoing nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Amritsar.

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Migrants stand in queues to board buses at Majiwada junction to travel to their native places, during the ongoing nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Thane.

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Passengers look for transport after they arrive at New Delhi Railway Station, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Delhi saw a significant easing of lockdown from May 19 with opening of shops in markets on an odd-even basis and running of buses, auto and taxis.

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Indian Air Force plane, from Jammu, carrying Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) jawan arrives at Jay Prakash Narayan Airport, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Patna.

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A street vendor sells masks, face shields and other items on a road, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Lal Quarter Market, Krishna Nagar in east Delhi.

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Passengers maintain social distancing while sitting in a bus, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Delhi government announced to resume operation of DTC buses on the city roads from today depending on the availability of drivers and conductors.

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A security personnel carrying an elderly woman who was rescued by them, during an encounter with militants at Kanimazar, in downtown Srinagar.

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Devotees offer prayers outside a shut Hanuman Temple near Connaught Place, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Migrant workers who have been unable to return to their home states in north India sit wearing masks at a town square during lockdown in Kochi, In the southern Indian state of Kerala. The number of coronavirus cases in India has surged past 100,000, with most of the cases being in major cities. But rural villages across India are also seeing an increase in cases with the return of hundreds of thousands of migrant workers who left cities and towns where they were abandoned by their employers after having toiled for years building homes and roads.

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CPI General Secretary D Raja along with others stages a protest against the central government over various demands, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A chemist displays hydroxychloroquine tablets in Mumbai.

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A chemist displays hydroxychloroquine tablets in Mumbai. US President Donald Trump’s declaration that he was taking the antimalarial drug of dubious effectiveness to help fend off the coronavirus will be welcomed in India. Trump's previous endorsement of hydroxychloroquine catalyzed a tremendous shift in the South Asian country, spurring the world’s largest producer of the drug to make much more of it, prescribe it for front-line health workers treating cases of the coronavirus and deploy it as a diplomatic tool, despite mounting evidence against using the drug for COVID-19.

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Locals and policemen stand near the mangled remains of a bus which collided with a stationary truck, in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra. Three migrant labourers and a bus driver were killed and 22 others injured in the accident.

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A passerby feeds monkeys on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway during the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, in Jammu.

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A security personnel takes position during an encounter with militants, at Kani Mazar in Nawakadal area of Downtown Srinagar. A militant was killed, while two security personnel were injured in the encounter.

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A security personnel takes position during an encounter with militants, at Kani Mazar in Nawakadal area of Downtown Srinagar.

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Migrants from the northern states wait to take a lift in cargo vehicles along the Mumbai-Nashik highway to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Thane.

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Migrants rest under a truck on NH-60 near Illambazar while waiting to travel back to their native places in Jharkhand, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Birbhum district.

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Shops open after the Delhi government guidelines during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Lal Quarter Market, Krishna Nagar in east Delhi.

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Young women walk past the traffic at Connaught Place, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Delhi saw a significant easing of lockdown from May 19 with opening of shops in markets on an odd-even basis and running of buses, auto and taxis.

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Shopkeepers wait for customers after opening their shops at Janpath market in CP, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A woman looks at an opened garment shop in Shankar market, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A baker makes a coronavirus theme based cake at a confectionary shop, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Nadia district.

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Migrant workers wait outside a railway station hoping to be able to return to their home states, in Mumbai.

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Auto rickshaw drivers wearing masks wait for customers on the day their services resumed in Kochi.

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Migrants travel in a truck to reach their destination, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Patna

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Migrants from northern states wait to take a lift in cargo vehicles along the Mumbai-Nashik highway to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Thane.

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Migrants from northern states rest as they wait to take a lift in cargo vehicles along the Mumbai-Nashik highway to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Thane.

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Bride and groom wearing face masks ride a bike after they get married, during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Jammu.

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Stranded Indian nationals arrive from Abu Dabi by a special Air India flight as part of the government's 'Vande Bharat' mission, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kochi.

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Labourers under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) work at a site on a hot day, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, on the outskirts of Ajmer. Highest-ever allocation of more than Rs 1 lakh crore has been made to MGNREGA to boost employment opportunities in villages and bring relief to migrant labourers.

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A gardener wearing a face mask mows the lawn at Vijay Chowk, during the fourth phase of COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Security personnel stop commuters at Fancy Bazaar area, a containment zone after coronavirus positive cases were found, during the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown, in Guwahati.

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A woman rests outside Borivali station while waiting to board a train to reach her native place, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Mumbai.

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Migrants collects food items, distributed by volunteers as they ride a truck from Maharashtra to reach their native place in Malda (West Bengal) at Ranchi-West Bengal national highway, during the fourth phase of COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ranchi.

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A health worker uses a thermal screening device on migrants before boarding a train to their home state Uttar Pradesh, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Jalandhar.

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Migrants stand in a queue to board buses to reach a railway station and board a train to Uttar Pradesh, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Jalandhar.

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Migrants run to enter the registration center to board a bus to a railway station and board a train to Uttar Pradesh, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Jalandhar

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Migrants from southern states ride atop a truck on NH-16 to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Bhubaneswar.

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Migrants travelling from Gurgaon to reach their native place Bulandshahr being stopped at Delhi- UP border, in New Delhi.

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Health workers spray disinfectant as commuters wait on a road after authorities eased restrictions, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Chennai.

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Government teachers check students' copies of Uttar Pradesh (UP) board exams at a centre, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Mathura.

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Migrants climb onto a truck to reach to their native place in Bihar, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Vijayawada

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A pregnant woman along with her husband travelling from Gurugram on foot being stopped by police at Delhi-UP border amid their journey to reach Hardoi (UP), in New Delhi.

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Waves crash onto the coast as the sea turned rough due to cyclone 'Amphan', in Mamallapuram.

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Migrants from Raebareli wait for their screening to board 'Sharmik Special' train to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Chandigarh.

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A security personnel carrying an elderly woman who was rescued by them, during an encounter with militants at Kanimazar, in downtown Srinagar.

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Members of CPI hold black flags during a protest against the State and Central Government over their various demands, in front of the party office, in Coimbatore

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Police personnel carry the body of a migrant who got killed after a truck carrying labourers overturned in an attempt to avert a head-on collision with a bus, in Bhagalpur district. The incident happened around 6 AM on National Highway-31 near Ambho chowk, Naugachhia.

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Migrants who have arrived from Ghaziabad by a special train board a bus to reach their native places outside Praygraj railway station, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Prayagraj.

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A migrant with her children walks along a road to reach her native village in Uttar Pradesh, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Prayagraj.

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Migrants arrive at Habibganj railway station to board a special train to Bihar, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bhopal.

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Migrants arrive at Habibganj railway station to board a special train to Bihar, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bhopal.

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Dark clouds hover in the sky due to weather changes ahead of landfall by cyclone ‘Amphan, in Kolkata

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Demonstrators, some wearing protective face masks amid the new coronavirus pandemic, clash with the police during a protest demanding food aid from the government, at a poor neighborhood in Santiago, Chile

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Donald Trump listens during a meeting with Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., to talk about opportunity zones in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington.

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Joshua Sargent, left, of Bremen challenges Edmond Tapsoba of Leverkusen during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Werder Bremen and Bayer Leverkusen 04 in Bremen, Germany. The German Bundesliga becomes the world's first major soccer league to resume after a two-month suspension because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Ridley Goodside wears a rubber diving head covering along with goggles and a special air filtration mask to protect himself from the spread of coronavirus as he sits in a designated circle marked on the grass at Brooklyn's Domino Park during the current coronavirus outbreak in New York. The circles were added after the park became severely overcrowded during a spate of unseasonably warm weather just over a week ago. Goodside said he's been protecting himself since he first heard about the virus much earlier this year.

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, left, wearing a face mask has his body temperature checked by a security as he arrives at Kuala Lumpur high court in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. His trial linked to the multibillion-dollar looting of the 1MDB state investment fund resumed Tuesday.

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Customers sit at a terrace bar in Girona, Spain. Commerce across the country was re-opening on Monday as Spanish regions gradually edge toward what authorities have branded as the "new normality." The hard-hit regions in or around Barcelona and Madrid are progressing slower than the rest of Spain.

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Villagers on the Bay of Bengal coast walk as they are evacuated by volunteers as a precaution against Cyclone Amphan at Bakkhali, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal. The powerful cyclone was moving toward India and Bangladesh on Tuesday as authorities tried to evacuate millions of people while maintaining social distancing.

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A disaster management volunteer carries a sick child as villagers on the Bay of Bengal coast are evacuated as a precaution against Cyclone Amphan at Bakkhali, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal. The powerful cyclone was moving toward India and Bangladesh on Tuesday as authorities tried to evacuate millions of people while maintaining social distancing.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, wearing a mask, monitors the movement of cyclone 'Amphan' from the control room of Nabanna (state secretariat) ahead of its landfall, in Kolkata.

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Turbulent waves crash into the coast Kasimedu Fishing Harbour, ahead of landfall by Cyclone Amphan, in Chennai.

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IMD chief Mrutyunjay Mohapatra with NDRF Chief SN Pradhan, Telecom Secretary Anshu Prakash and others brief the media over cyclone 'Amphan', at NMC in New Delhi.

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Deputy Director-General of the Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC), Sanjib Bandyopadhyay and G K Das (R) monitor the progress of the cyclone ‘Amphan’ at RMC in Kolkata.

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Trucks are stranded on a bridge across River Mahanadi at Paradeep, on the Bay of Bengal coast in Orissa. Cyclone Amphan was moving toward India and Bangladesh on Tuesday as authorities tried to evacuate millions of people while maintaining social distancing.

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Senior State government officials alert villagers about the landfall of cyclone 'Amphan', at Pathorpratima in South 24 Paragnas, West Bengal.

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Evacuated children wearing masks as a precaution against the spread of coronavirus stand at a relief camp at Paradeep, on the Bay of Bengal coast in Orissa. Cyclone Amphan was moving toward India and Bangladesh on Tuesday as authorities tried to evacuate millions of people while maintaining social distancing.

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District administration evacuated fishermen from Kankadapal village ahead of cyclone 'Amphan' landfall, in Balasore district, Odisha.

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National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel evacuate villagers residing in low lying seaside areas, ahead of cyclone 'Amphan' landfall, near Dhamra in Bhadrak district, Odisha.

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People watch as waves crash along the shore ahead of cyclone 'Amphan' landfall, in Balasore district, Odisha.

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Fishermen pull their boat back to shore amidst rough sea, ahead of the landfall of Cyclone Amphan, at Puri beach.

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Boats are anchored at a fishing harbor at Paradeep, on the Bay of Bengal coast in Orissa. Cyclone Amphan was moving toward India and Bangladesh on Tuesday as authorities tried to evacuate millions of people while maintaining social distancing.

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Medics hold a new born baby of Mamta Yadav in the Jirania-Khagaria Shramik Special train, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Katihar.

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