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Jul 25, 2020

Students of Allahabad Central University make a sand sculpture to pay homage to the martyrs of Kargil war on the eve of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at Sangam in Prayagraj.

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National Disaster Respond Force (NDRF) personnel rescue villagers from flood-affected areas, in Gopalganj district.

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Dushya, a female hippopotamus with her new-born calf inside their enclosure at Bannerghatta Biological Park, in Bengaluru.

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Health workers arrive to conduct door-to-door screening of residents of Dindoshi in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Goregaon East in Mumbai.

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Esplanade wears a deserted look during the complete lockdown on weekends to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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(L-R) BJP senior leader Kalicharan Saraf, Rajasthan BJP President Satish Poonia, party leaders Gulab Chand Kataria and Rajendra Rathore addresses media person outside the Raj Bhawan, in Jaipur.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath (L) in a meeting with sadhus at Karsewak Puram, during his visit to Ayodhya.

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Volunteers from Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) wearing PPE kits perform prayers before burial of the body of a COVID-19 victim, in Chennai.

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An earthmover demolishes the Old Secretariat building after the court dismissed the PIL seeking a stay on it, in Hyderabad.

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Villagers stand next to a school and mosque that collapsed on the bank of Brahmaputra river owing to soil erosion, at Bhurbandha village in Nagaon district.

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Uttar Pradesh ADG (Law and Order) Prashant Kumar (L) looks on after handing over the rescued six year old child to his parents, at a press conference in Karnailganj area of Gonda district. The child, grandson of a businessman, was kidnapped yesterday and a ransom of Rs 4 Cr was demanded by his kidnappers.

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BJP leader Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore addresses media person outside the Raj Bhawan, in Jaipur.

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Bollywood actor Vidya Balan spotted at Bandra, in Mumbai.

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Bollywood actor Sara Ali Khan spotted at Juhu, in Mumbai.

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A police constable disperses devotees (Kanwariyas) who have arrived to collect water from the Ganga river during the holy month of Shravan, as seen on Nag Panchami festival, in Prayagraj.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath performs 'aarti' while placing the idols of Lakshman, Bharat and Shatrughan on the new 'asanas' (seats) in the Ram Janmabhoomi premises in Ayodhya.

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Kashmiri men sell their produce at the floating vegetable market on the Dal Lake in Srinagar. Vegetables traded in this floating market are supplied to Srinagar and many towns across the Kashmir valley. It's one of the major sources of income for the lake dwellers who spend years carefully nurturing their floating gardens from the weed and rich soil extracted from the lake bed.

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A Kashmiri man rows his boat carrying vegetables to sell at the floating vegetable market on the Dal Lake in Srinagar.

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An elderly Kashmiri man rows his boat carrying vegetables after buying them at the floating vegetable market on the Dal Lake in Srinagar.

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A Kashmiri woman walks back home after buying bread as men row their boat after selling their vegetables at the floating vegetable market on the Dal Lake in Srinagar.

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Barricades set up on a road to restrict movement during the 10-day complete lockdown, in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in Bhopal.

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BJP delegation led by State Party President Satish Poonia and Leader of Opposition Gulab Chandra Kataria submit a memorandum with Governor Kalraj Mishra, at Raj Bhawan in Jaipur.

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Telangana IT Minister KT Rama Rao addresses after laying the foundation stone for Welspun Flooring Ltd, a fully integrated and independent flooring vertical of the $2.7-billion Welspun Group, near Hyderabad.

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Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal meets the family members of civil defence volunteer late Arun Kumar, who lost his life while doing his Covid-19 duty.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Rajendra Kumar Tiwari arrives in Kanpur.

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TPCC Chief and Nalgonda MP N Uttam Kumar Reddy along with senior party leaders stage a protest in front of Osmania General hospital, demanding not to demolish the heritage structure, in Hyderabad.

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All Assam Students Union (AASU) and Assam Jatiyatabadi Yuba Parishad volunteers distribute relief commodities among flood-affected people, at Chabua in Dibrugarh district.

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Night view of residential houses and high-rise buildings during the complete lockdown on weekends in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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City street wears a deserted look near Rumi Darwaza during the complete lockdown on weekends in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Lucknow.

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A aerial view of flooded Bind Toli area along the banks of River Ganga following incessant rain, in Patna.

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Buses parked at Mithapur depot during the COVID-19 complete lockdown, in Patna.

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Ultadanga flyover wears a deserted look during the complete lockdown on weekends in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain during the inauguration of 450-bed COVID-19 care centre at Burari, in New Delhi. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal (unseen) is also presented via video-conferencing.

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Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain during the inauguration of 450-bed COVID-19 care centre at Burari, in New Delhi.

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Priests offer prayers on the occasion of Naga Panchami festival, at Gupteswar Temple in Jabalpur.

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Children perform 'Abhishek' on the occasion of Nag Panchami festival, in Bengaluru.

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Devotees perform 'Abhishek' on the occasion of Nag Panchami festival in Bengaluru.

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Medics applaud for a 98-yr old woman as she is discharged from the Government Medical College Hospital after recovering from COVID-19, in Rjouri, J & K.

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Police personnel stand guard on a street during the complete lockdown on weekends to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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A deserted railway Howrah station is seen during two days in week mandatory lock down in West Bengal state to prevent spreading off coronavirus in Kolkata. India is the third hardest-hit country by the COVID-19 pandemic in the world after the United States and Brazil.

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Homeless families sit outside closed shops in a market during two days in week mandatory lock down in West Bengal state to prevent spreading of coronavirus in Kolkata.

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Policemen check documents of commuters during two days in week mandatory lock down in West Bengal state to prevent spreading of coronavirus in Kolkata.

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Volunteers make relief food packets for flood-affected people, at SKM hall in Patna.

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Police personnel sanitize a police residential complex during the complete lockdown on weekends to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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Police personnel sanitize a street during the complete lockdown on weekends to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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Congress activists stage a protest outside the collector office amid Rajasthan government crisis, in Bikaner.

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Passengers on their way to Silchar take rest at NSCBI Airport as the flight services are shut during the complete lockdown on weekends to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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A worker cleans a glass next to a screen displaying cancelled flights at NSCBI Airport as the flight services are shut during the complete lockdown on weekends to curb the spread of coronavirus disease, in Kolkata.

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Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayayanasamy (2nd L) with Speaker Sivakozhundu and other leaders visit the garden area of the Assembly premises to convene its session as the hall was being disinfected in the view of coronavirus pandemic, in Puducherry.

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Fishermen throw their net for fishing at the Yamuna River as toxic foam floats on its surface owing to pollution, at Kalindi Kunj in New Delhi.

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Fishermen throw their net for fishing at the Yamuna River as toxic foam floats on its surface owing to pollution, at Kalindi Kunj in New Delhi.

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A fisherman prepare to catch fish at Yamuna River as toxic foam floats on its surface, at Kalindi Kunj in New Delhi.

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Police personnel outside a bungalow where a CRPF sub-inspector allegedly fired another CRPF inspector with his service weapon and then took his own life, at Lodhi Estate in New Delhi. The incident took place around 10:30 pm at bungalow no 61 in Lodhi Estate, allotted to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), yesterday.

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Devotees offer prayers at a temple on the occasion of 'Nagpanchami', in Patna.

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Devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Nagapanchami festival, in Chikmagalur in Karnataka.

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Security personnel guard as streets wear a deserted look during a complete lockdown imposed to check the spread of coronavirus, in Jammu. The state government has announced for complete lockdown on weekends and public holidays due to surge in COVID-19 cases.

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Workers give final touches to a 450-bed COVID-19 care centre at Burari ahead of its inauguration by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, in New Delhi.

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Buses parked at the ISBT following the imposition of a total lockdown to curb the spread of novel coronavirus, in Guwahati.

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Uttar Pradesh ADG (Law and Order) Prashant Kumar (C) along with other officers addresses a press conference regarding the release of a child from the clutches of kidnappers and their arrest, in Karnailganj area of Gonda district. The six year old child, son of a businessman, was kidnapped yesterday and a ransom of Rs 4 Cr was demanded.

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Workers construct a new quarantine centre to take care of COVID-19 cases at Nehru Stadium in Guwahati.

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Security personnel check vehicles during a complete lockdown imposed to check the spread of coronavirus, in Jammu. The state government has announced for complete lockdown on weekends and public holidays due to surge in COVID-19 cases.

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Workers give final touches to a 450-bed COVID-19 care centre at Burari ahead of its inauguration by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, in New Delh.

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England's Ollie Pope bats during the first day of the third cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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England's Jos Buttler, right, bats during the first day of the third cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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England's Ben Stokes, right, plays a shot during the first day of the third cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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England's Jos Buttler hits a six during the first day of the third cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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England's Jos Buttler, right, congratulates teammate Ollie Pope on scoring fifty runs during the first day of the third cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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England's captain Joe Root, center, is run-out during the first day of the third cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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England's Ollie Pope bats during the first day of the third cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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West Indies' Roston Chase dives in an unsuccessful attempt to take the catch after a shot played by England's Ollie Pope during the first day of the third cricket Test match between England and West Indies at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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A driver sleeping in front of his parked tempo on Meerut Road Highway, Uttar Pradesh.

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