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May 26, 2020

Migrants gather outside Dharavi slum to board buses for a railway station for their onward journey by special train to reach their native places, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Mumbai.

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Work in progress for the creation of a quarantine and hospital faclity for COVID-19 patients at Dahisar Octroi Naka ground in Navi Mumbai.

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People outside their house in a flood-affected village in Nalbari district of Assam.

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A BMC worker cleans a sewage line along a road during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown at Andheri in Mumbai.

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Workers in protective suits cremate a COVID-19 victim at a gas-cremation centre in Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Aircrafts of the German airline Lufthansa are parked on a runway at the airport in Munich. Germany on Monday approved a 9 billion-euro ($9.8 billion) aid package for stricken airline Lufthansa to keep a major employer going through the turbulence of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Police try to control the situation after a violent agitation by the residents of a COVID-19 containment zone demanding removal of restrictions from their area, in Rourkela, Odisha.

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Preparations underway for the fifth flight of Air India Express evacuating stranded Indian nationals from Bahrain.

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People display placards demanding opening of temples amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Vrindavan near Mathura.

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Villagers try to cross a damaged road which was washed away by flood water at Sukunia village in Kamrup district. Due to heavy rainfall from last few days, hundreds of villages in lower Assam have been affected by floods.

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A security officer stands guard at Balakote sector after unprovoked firing by the Pakistani forces, in Poonch district.

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Villagers show the tails of mortar shell after unprovoked firing by the Pakistani forces, at Balakote sector in Poonch district.

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Women fish in the flood water with traditional fishing nets at Sukunia village in Kamrup district.

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A leopard jumps in its enclosure at Bir Talab mini-zoo on a hot summer day, in Bathinda.

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A Nepalese cleaner sweeps the stairs of temple during lockdown in Bhaktapur, Nepal. Nepal's lockdown imposed on March 24 to stop the spread of the coronavirus has been extended to June 2.

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NDRF personnel work to clear an uprooted tree from a road, in the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan, in Kolkata.

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Migrants, not respecting social distancing guidelines, undergo medical screening before boarding buses, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Patna.

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Students appear in 10th class examination at a centre, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Ernakulam.

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750 stranded Indian nationals wait to board Air India flights at an airport as the government has arranged four flights to Kochi, Kannur, Kozhikode and Trivandrum to evacuate them under Vande Bharat mission, in Dubai. Indian Consulate in Dubai has ensured that no seat remains vacant and full capacity utilised in an attempt to warn the citizens to not get fooled by some private travel agencies of false claims in charter flights to India.

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Thermal screening of people being conducted in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance gate of Kerala Government Secretariat, in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Residents try to collect their belongings after a fire gutted several shanties at a slum in Tughlakabad area in New Delhi.

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A worker pastes stickers on seating arrangements to guide passengers to maintain social distancing inside Monorail as Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is gearing up to resume its services, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Wadala Depot in Mumbai.

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Students appear in 10th class examination at Vazhuthacaud Government Higher Secondary School for Girls, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Police personnel stop commuters to cross Delhi-Ghaziabad border after it was sealed by the authorities due to a sudden surge in coronavirus cases in the national capital, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Traffic jam after the authorities sealed Delhi-Ghaziabad border due to a sudden surge in coronavirus cases in the national capital, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Face shield on display outside a shop in Khan market, amid the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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An employee sorts diamonds using a magnifying glass at a diamond factory, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Surat.

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Family members and health officials, in protective suits, carry the body of COVID-19 victim Ayisha (62) for funeral at Kannamparamba, in Kozhikode.

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A resident sits by his burnt home after an early morning fire, in New Delhi. More than 1000 shanties were destroyed after a major fire in the area which houses mostly daily wage laborers from other states.

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A resident sits near his burnt house after an early morning fire in New Delhi.

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Stranded Indians at the check-in counter at the Ben-Gurion Airport before their repatriation by special flights, in TelAviv, Israel. Some 115 Indians boarded a special flight for Delhi after having braved more than two months of lockdown in Israel due to a raging COVID-19 pandemic.

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A police dog plays kabbadi with police personnel during the inauguration of the Dog Activity Park for dog squad of the City Armed Reserve (South), in Bengaluru.

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A private airlines officer gives instructions to his staff at T3 of IGI airport after the resumption of flight services, in New Delhi. Flight operations were stopped in March after a nationwide lockdown was ordered to halt the spread of coronavirus.

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A bus conductor collects fare from passengers travelling to Cuttack by 'Mo Bus service', during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bhubaneswar.

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Sikh volunteers distribute sweet water (sharbat) among devotees on the occasion of the 414th martyrdom day Guru Arjun Dev, the fifth Sikh Guru, at the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

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A worker sprays disinfectant inside Monorail as Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is gearing up to resume its services, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Wadala Depot in Mumbai.

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Migrants wait for their medical checkup before boarding a train to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Vasai in Mumbai.

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Members of Shramjeevi Sanghatana stage a protest against Maharashtra government claiming that tribal people are not getting grocery on ration card, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Thane.

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A vendor sells vegetables on a pavement as vegetable prices soar in the city, in the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan, in Kolkata.

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Elderly passengers being escorted by staff members as they arrive at T3 of IGI airport for domestic travel after the resumption of flight services, in New Delhi. Flight operations were stopped in March after a nationwide lockdown was ordered to halt the spread of coronavirus.

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School children wearing masks get their hands sanitized and temperatures checked as they arrive to appear for state board examination during the coronavirus pandemic in Kochi, Kerala state.

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Students being briefed about social distancing guidelines before appearing in the examination of the 10th class at a centre, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kozhikode.

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Students stand in a queue maintaining social distancing as they wait to attend VHSE examination at a school, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kozhikode.

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School children wearing masks wash their hands and get their temperatures checked as they arrive to appear for state board examination during the coronavirus pandemic in Kochi, Kerala state.

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School children wearing masks line up to get their hands sanitized and temperatures checked as they arrive to appear for state board examination during the coronavirus pandemic in Kochi, Kerala state.

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Volunteers of Sikh community distribute cold drinks among commuters during a hot summer day, amid the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Passengers, maintaining social distancing, wait at lounge area to take a flight at Birsa Munda International Airport, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Ranchi.

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A cyclist rides past as an artist gives a finishing touch to a mural on awareness about the importance of wearing a face mask to prevent the spread of coronavirus, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Vijayawada.

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Youth takes a bath in river Tawi on a hot summer day, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Jammu.

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A car fell into the Khudia river after it hit the divider on a bridge on National Highway 2 around 5 AM, in Dhanbad. Five people, including a two-year-old girl, killed in the accident.

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A firefighter puts on a face mask before dousing the fire that broke out in a shoe factory, at Keshav Puram in New Delhi.

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Firefighters attempt to douse fire that broke out in a shoe factory, at Keshav Puram in New Delhi.

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Smoke billows out of a shoe factory after the fire broke out in it, at Keshav Puram in New Delhi. So far, no casualty has been reported in the incident.

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People wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus walk by an advertisement of a hair shop at a shopping district in Seoul, South Korea.

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A masked protester holds a sign against government reforms to fight the economic and health crisis brought by the COVID-19 pandemic in Quito, Ecuador. Worker unions say the reforms include shortening workdays from 8 to 6 hours, thus lowering pay, and criticize that the new laws benefit employers over workers.

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Passengers arrive at T3 of IGI airport for domestic travel after the resumption of flight services, in New Delhi.

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Huge traffic jam after the authorities sealed Delhi-Ghaziabad border due to a sudden surge in coronavirus cases in the national capital, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Only those with valid passes working in essential services will be allowed to cross the border.

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Huge traffic jam after the authorities sealed Delhi-Ghaziabad border due to a sudden surge in coronavirus cases in the national capital, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Only those with valid passes working in essential services will be allowed to cross the border.

PTI Photo/Arun Sharma

Huge traffic jam after the authorities sealed Delhi-Ghaziabad border due to a sudden surge in coronavirus cases in the national capital, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Only those with valid passes working in essential services will be allowed to cross the border.

PTI Photo/Arun Sharma

Police personnel stop commuters to cross Delhi-Ghaziabad border after it was sealed by the authorities due to a sudden surge in coronavirus cases in the national capital, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. Only those with valid passes working in essential services will be allowed to cross the border.

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A migrant carrying his daughter waits for registration to board a bus to reach his native place after arriving from Mumbai via special train at Praygraj railway station, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Prayagraj.

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A mother covers her child's head to beat the heat while waiting to board a bus to reach her native place after arriving via special train at Prayagraj Junction, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Prayagraj

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Migrants wait to board buses to reach their native places after arriving via special train, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Prayagraj.

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Students stand in a queue maintaining social distancing as they wait to attend VHSE examination at a school, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kozhikode.

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Migrants who arrived from Mumbai 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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Firefighters attempt to douse fire that broke out in a shoe factory, at Keshav Puram in New Delhi. So far, no casualty has been reported in the incident.

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Firefighters attempt to douse fire that broke out in a shoe factory, at Keshav Puram in New Delhi. So far, no casualty has been reported in the incident.

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Firefighters look at the smoke billows out of a shoe factory after the fire broke out in it, at Keshav Puram in New Delhi. So far, no casualty has been reported in the incident.

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A police officer wraps a face mask on an elderly migrant who has arrived at Lalgarh Junction to board a special train to his native place Motihari (Bihar), during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bikaner.

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Security personnel check IDs of health workers as they arrive for sanitization at Rail Bhawan, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. A new coronavirus infection case has been reported in Rail Bhawan after three more were found in previous days.

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Shopkeepers dry up soaked garments after opening their shops, in the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Shopkeepers dry up soaked books on a road before shifting them to other shops, in the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal flags off buses carrying workers to Madhya Pradesh, amid ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Karnal.

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TMC MP Mimi Chakraborty (L) interacts with an elderly woman while distributing relief materials in a Cyclone Amphan affected area, in Kolkata.

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Some among 46 persons, who have recovered from COVID-19, react as they are discharged from the Aurbindo Hospital in Indore

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