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In Pics: Coronavirus Spreads Globally

For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia.

March 03, 2020

A worker sanitizes the general wards of Sawai Man Singh Hospital in the wake of deadly coronavirus 'COVID-19 outbreak, in Jaipur.

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Police personnel patrol a deserted street of APMC market after it was closed in wake of coronavirus outbreak, in Navi Mumbai.

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A medical official measures the temperature of a passenger using an infrared thermometer, following the outbreak of coronavirus, at Dimapur railway station.

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Workers sanitize the Vindhyavasini temple as a precautionary measures against coronavirus at Vindhyachal Dham in Mirzapur.

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Deserted view of Gate way of India complex following COVID 19 outbreak in Mumbai.

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A shopkeeper wear protective mask at deserted Fashion street following COVID 19 outbreak, in Mumbai.

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Security personnel use thermal screening devices on visitors to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at BSE Building in Mumbai.

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People stand in designated areas on the floor of an elevator as a social distancing effort to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus at a shopping mall in Surabaya, Indonesia.

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In this photo, people stand in a spaced line as they wait to buy pork at the entrance gate of a closed residential community in Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province. Last month, Wuhan was overwhelmed with thousands of new cases of coronavirus each day. But in a dramatic development that underscores just how much the outbreak has pivoted toward Europe and the United States, Chinese authorities said that the city and its surrounding province had no new cases to report.

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A man walks inside a deserted shopping mall during restrictions in Srinagar. A day after a woman tested positive for coronavirus, Kashmir valley was headed towards a virtual lock down as restrictions were imposed on movement of people in several parts and all public transport banned in Srinagar city.

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Deserted view of Khanyar neighbourhood during restrictions in Srinagar.

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A guest reads a WhatsApp message during the marriage ceremony of Ruchit Sane and Akshita Vaidya (unseen) in Mumbai. In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the state government has imposed restrictions on large scale public and private gatherings to prevent the spread of the disease. The couple, Ruchit Sane and Akshita Vaidhya, who had initially invited 800 people, had to limit their list of guests to less than 100 people.

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Ruchit Sane (groom) and Akshita Vaidya (bride) share a light moment during their wedding ceremony in Mumbai. In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the state government has imposed restrictions on large scale public and private gatherings to prevent the spread of the disease.

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A deserted view of historical Amer Fort after it was closed for visitors in wake of the deadly novel coronavirus, in Jaipur.

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Nursing students before leaving for door-to-door checking in wake of coronavirus outbreak, in Bikaner.

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Volunteers pump sanitizer on hands of visitors and workers in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at NSCBI Airport, in Kolkata.

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Deserted look of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus due to the coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Foreign tourists wear protective masks to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, at Trivandrum International Airport in Kerala.

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Mall of Travancore wears a deserted look in wake of coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic in Trivandrum.

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Railway worker disinfect platform of Trivandrum Central railway station in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Trivandrum.

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A activist distributes pamphlet during an awareness campaign on novel coronavirus pandemic, in Trivandrum railway station.

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Medics screen passengers in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic at a railway station in Trivandrum.

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An armored vehicle guards an intersection on Abancay avenue, after the government implemented restrictions to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Lima, Peru. For most people COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms. For others, especially the elderly and people with existing health problems, it can cause many other serious illnesses, including pneumonia.

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A patient wears a protective face mask as she is loaded into an ambulance at The Brooklyn Hospital Center emergency room in New York. Anticipating a spike in coronavirus patients, New York City-area hospitals are clearing out beds, setting up new spaces to triage patients and urging people with mild symptoms to consult health professionals by phone or video chat instead of flooding emergency rooms that could be overrun.

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A community table is filled with groceries for those in need and impacted by the coronavirus in Derry, N.H. The table was started as part of a local Facebook group, reaching out to residents that need assistance.

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A cleaning crew wearing protective masks and suits disinfects an underground metro car as a preventive measure against the spread of the new coronavirus in Mexico City. For most people COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms. For others, especially the elderly and people with existing health problems, it can cause many other serious illnesses, including pneumonia.

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A deserted view of a lake in Pushkar amid novel coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic, in Ajmer.

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Roads leading towards Ban Ganga Darshani Deodi wears a deserted look after the government suspended pilgrimage amid coronavirus threat, at Katra about 45km from Jammu.

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Paramilitary police officers in hazmat suit disinfect a tent built on a field where a mass congregation is supposed to be held in Gowa, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Indonesia halted the congregation of thousands of Muslim pilgrims and began quarantining and checking their health to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus.

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A man walks out of a McDonald's restaurant with his bag of food in the Brooklyn borough of New York, where the seating area has been cordoned off to its customers and only take out is available as part of the city's effort in social distancing.

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Flight attendants and ground staff wear protective face masks in wake of novel coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic, at NSCBI Airport in Kolkata.

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CRPF personnel stand guard in the empty premises of Ban Ganga Darshani Deodi after the government suspended pilgrimage amid coronavirus threat, at Katra about 45km from Jammu.

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Tourists wear protective masks in view of coronavirus pandemic, at Vijay Chowk in New Delhi.

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An official uses a thermal screening device on employees, in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance of Udyog Bhawan in New Delhi.

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A traveller wearing a protective suit at Heathrow airport in London. Britain's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has taken the decision to advise British nationals against non-essential travel globally for an initial period of 30 days, and of course subject to ongoing review.

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A thermal camera monitor shows the body temperature of passengers as a way to detect COVID-19, as they arrive at Mexico's International airport in Mexico City. For most people COVID-19 causes mild or moderate symptoms. For others, especially the elderly and people with existing health problems, it can cause many other serious illnesses, including pneumonia.

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A police officer walks in the empty Trocadero square, in Paris. French President Emmanuel Macron said that for 15 days starting at noon on Tuesday, people will be allowed to leave the place they live only for necessary activities such as shopping for food, going to work or taking a walk.

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A highway exchange stands empty of traffic after the government implemented restrictions to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Lima, Peru.

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A woman explains to soldiers that she is searching pharmacies for alcohol, before they let her continue on her way, on the third day of a state of emergency in Lima, Peru. Peru's President Martin Vizcarra ordered residents to stay in their homes and temporarily suspended certain constitutional rights in an effort to contain the spread of the new coronavirus. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus.

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Indian nationals wait for news on their flights back to India outside the departure area of Manila's International Airport, Philippines. The Philippine government lifted a 72-hour deadline for thousands of foreign travelers to leave the country's main northern region which has been placed under quarantine due to the growing number of coronavirus infections, officials said.

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Lawmakers wearing face masks as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19 attend a session in Congress, in Guatemala City. Guatemala's President Alejandro Giammattei delivered his emergency economic relief plan spurred by the coronavirus crisis.

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Workers walk past a thermal scanner installed at the entrance of an office building during the coronavirus outbreak in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia's capital city announced a lockdown of all tourist destinations and entertainment as well as the closing all of its public schools amid the global outbreak. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks, depending on the severity of the illness.

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A sign directs visitors to a nearby hand washing station in front of empty vendor booths at the Pike Place Market in Seattle. Many shops in the landmark market, including fish, meat, bakeries and fruit and vegetable grocers, continue to remain open, though business has dropped considerably in recent weeks. A day earlier, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee ordered all bars, restaurants, entertainment and recreation facilities to temporarily close to fight the spread of COVID-19.

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A man wears a mask as a precautionary measure following the coronavirus pandemic at Marine Drive in Mumbai.

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A couple wearing protective masks as a precaution against the new virus spend time at the sea front in Mumbai.

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A people wearing protective masks as a precaution against the new virus spend time at the sea front in Mumbai.

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A tribal woman worker wearing a mask as preventive measure against coronavirus weaves a 'Gamocha', in Baksa district.

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Diamond merchants wear masks to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at a jewellery shop in Surat.

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A passenger wears a mask and cleans her hands with sanitizer to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, while sitting in a bus, at KSRTC bus stand in Kozhikode.

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A passenger wearing a protective mask sits inside a train, at a railway station in Guwahati. The Indian Railways cancelled 76 trains in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus and due to low occupancy.

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A worker sprays disinfectant in the premises of Mahabodhi Temple as a precaution against the new coronavirus, in Bodh Gaya.

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A medic uses a thermal screening device on residents staying near the Indo-Bhutan border, in the wake of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, in Baksa district of Assam.

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Passengers wear masks a precautionary measure against the coronavirus pandemic, at a railway station, in Jammu.

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Visitors wear protective masks outside the Special Isolation Ward set up to provide treatment to novel coronavirus COVID-19 patients, at Kasturba Hospital in Mumbai.

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A volunteer sprays disinfectants inside a DTC bus in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, at Sunehri Pul Bus Depot, Lodhi Road in New Delhi.

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A volunteer sprays disinfectants on an auto rickshaw to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at Sunehri Pul Bus Depot, Lodhi Road in New Delhi.

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Volunteers from Nowon district make protective masks against the coronavirus to donate to the neighbors in Seoul, South Korea.

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Volunteers clean as a precaution against the new coronavirus at Wat Traimit temple in Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand's government has enacted stronger measures to combat the spread of the new coronavirus, including postponing the country's biggest holiday, shutting down schools, movie theaters and closing bars.

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People cross an empty bridge on the Tigris River in Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq announced a weeklong curfew to help fight the spread of the coronavirus. For most people, the virus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illness.

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Municipal Corporation worker sprays disinfectant at a bus stand, as a precautionary measure against coronavirus (COVID-19), in Jammu.

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A worker sprays disinfectant to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at Mahabalipuram in Chengalpattu district.

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Municipal Corporation workers spray disinfectant as a precautionary measure against coronavirus(COVID-19), in Ajmer.

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Railway workers spray disinfectant on a train platform in wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Hatia railway yard in Ranchi.

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Members of Gayatri Shakti Peeth offer special prayers for the elimination of coronavirus, in Patna.

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In light of the new coronavirus, Mac's Fresh Market in Ridgeland, Miss., limits quantities of certain items patrons can buy.

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Polish border guards use a thermal scanner to check the temperature of driver at the Polish side of the Kalvarija-Budzisko check point in Poland. Traffic jams swelled along borders and travelers appealed to their governments for help getting home as countries in Europe and beyond imposed strict controls along their frontiers and grappled with the challenge of allowing the flow of goods but restricting people to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

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Customers wait in a line wrapped around the building at Costco in Everett, Washington. The wholesale retailer was only allowing 30 people in at a time.

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People wait in line for help with unemployment benefits at the One-Stop Career Center, in Las Vegas. Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation and its partner organizations, like the One-Stop Career Center, have seen an increase in traffic due to the coronavirus.

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London's St Pancras railway station in London. Eurostar services to Europe from London are still running, though they are no longer able to serve food on board and there are advisory signs about the Coronavirus at the entrance to the checkin . The vast majority of people recover from the new coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks, depending on the severity of the illness.

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Central Industrial Security Forces (CISF) jawans wear masks as a safety measure against the coronavirus, at the Rajiv Chowk metro station in Delhi.

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Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) volunteers spray disinfectant as a precautionary measure against coronavirus (COVID-19), in Patna.

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A volunteer sprays disinfectant as a precautionary measure against coronavirus(COVID-19) in Srinagar.

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A worker sprays disinfectants inside a hospital as a measure to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, in Jammu.

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Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) employees spray disinfectant inside a bus to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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A worker disinfects a train coach as a precaution against COVID-19 in Jammu.

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Workers make face masks which are in demand due to the new virus outbreak at a private manufacturing unit in Mumbai.

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Workers make face masks which are in demand due to the new virus outbreak at a private manufacturing unit in Mumbai.

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A stamp on coronavirus-affected patient after home quarantine which recommends 14 days of social distancing or earlier if the suspect turns out to be tested negative, in Mumbai.

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Billboards on awareness towards novel coronavirus are seen on Western Express Highway, at Andheri in Mumbai.

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A private security guard walks past the gate of Safdarjung's Tomb, a sandstone and marble mausoleum built in 1754, closed as a precaution against the spreading of new coronavirus in New Delhi.

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Peoples wearing a protective mask in wake of the deadly novel coronavirus, waits to board metro at a station, in New Delhi.

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Workers clean entry gates at Rajeev Chowk metro station in the wake of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, in New Delhi.

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A worker cleans a railing in the wake of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), at Rajeev Chowk metro station in New Delhi.

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A worker cleans a railing in the wake of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), at Rajeev Chowk metro station in New Delhi.

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Passengers wearing a protective mask in wake of the deadly novel coronavirus, waits to board metro at a station, in New Delhi.

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Peoples walks in front of a closed PVR cinemas, in Delhi.

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A Delhi Transport Corporation worker disinfects a passenger bus as a precaution against COVID-19 in New Delhi.

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Transport department officials spray disinfectant on an auto rickshaw to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at Indraprastha bus depot in New Delhi.

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Transport department officials spray disinfectant on an auto rickshaw to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at Indraprastha bus depot in New Delhi.

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A view of a empty Akhshardham temple parking in the wake of coronavirus pandemic in New Delhi.

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A Delhi Transport Corporation worker disinfects a passenger bus as a precaution against COVID-19 in New Delhi.

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Devotees wear masks to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at Hanuman temple in Connaught Place, New Delhi

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Volunteers spray disinfectant in the wake of coronavirus outbreak at Sarai kale khan bus stand, in New Delhi.

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Barricades set up on the entrance of the Red Fort after it was closed for visitors, as a measure to prevent the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Students sanitize their hands amid coronavirus fears, outside a school ahead for their Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 exams, in Bikaner

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A passenger wearing a protective mask sits inside a train, in Solapur. The number of Covid-19 patients in Maharashtra rose to 39 on Monday after two people, including a Filipino, tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Yavatmal and Navi Mumbai.

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A municipal worker sprays disinfectants inside an ATM booth as a measure to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, in Srinagar

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A worker feeds chicken at a poultry farm, in Jammu. Chicken sales in India have come down as rumours swirled on social media that chicken causes coronavirus disease, denting both demand and prices.

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People walk in Union Station in Washington. The U.S. surgeon general says the number of coronavirus cases in the United States has reached the level that Italy recorded two weeks ago. It's a sign that infections are expected to rise in America as the government steps up testing and financial markets continue to fall.

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Judie Shape, left, who has tested positive for the coronavirus, waves to her daughter, Lori Spencer, right, as they visit on the phone and look at each other through a window at the Life Care Center in Kirkland, Wash., near Seattle. In-person visits are not allowed at the nursing home. The vast majority of people recover from the new coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks, depending on the severity of the illness.

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Shoppers wearing face masks with a cart full of food supplies wait in line to pay at a supermarket counter in Singapore. Singaporeans were seen buying food supplies in supermarkets following neighboring Malaysia's announcement of a nationwide lockdown from the coronavirus to begin Wednesday which could affect the flow of food supplies to the city state.

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Abhitech Energycon Limited office wears a deserted look after the company adopted work-from-home policy in wake of coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, at Chandivali, in Mumbai.

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An official uses a thermal screening device on an advocate in the wake of deadly of coronavirus pandemic, at Supreme Court in New Delhi.

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A medic conducts screening of a patient in the wake for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, at an OPD of a hospital in Prayagraj (Allahabad)

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Bank employees wear masks as a precautionary measure following the coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai.

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Workers sew masks in the wake of deadly coronavirus, in Mumbai.

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Railway workers carry out disinfection process in the pantry of Rajdhani express train in wake of the deadly novel coronavirus, at Rajendranagar Yardin Prayagraj.

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Thermal screening being conducted on visitors and officals, in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance gate of Calcutta High Court in Kolkata.

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President Donald Trump speaks during a press briefing with the coronavirus task force, in the Brady press briefing room at the White House in Washington.

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Turkey's Health Minister Fahrettin Koca speaks to the media in Ankara, Turkey. Koca said he will announce more coronavirus cases later in the day. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illness.

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Democratic Assembly members Jose Medina, of Riverside, and Monique Limon, of Santa Barbara, greet each other with elbow-bumps in the Assembly in Sacramento, Calif. The Capitol was closed to the public over the weekend and lawmakers have canceled committee hearings due to the coronavirus outbreak but both houses met for their legislative sessions.

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Stuffed animals on the stools in Bischoff's, an ice cream parlor, serve as a gentle reminder that customers are not allowed to sit down in Teaneck, N.J. Only two customers are allowed in the store at a time, only one from each group, and only for take-out orders. All of New Jersey's public and private schools, along with colleges and universities, will close indefinitely starting Wednesday in response to the coronavirus pandemic, Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy said, while bars, restaurants and casinos will shutter at 8 p.m. on Monday. Teaneck, Bergen County, has been a hotspot, and the mayor has asked residents to self-quarantine.

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Thai people, some wearing protective masks gather in a street market in Bangkok, Thailand. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some, especially older adults it can cause more severe illness.

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A patient in a biocontainment unit is carried on a stretcher at the Columbus Covid 2 Hospital in Rome. The new Columbus Covid 2 Hospital, an area fully dedicated to the COVID-19 cases at the Gemelli university polyclinic, opened today with 21 new ICU units and 32 new beds, in order to support the regional health authorities in trying to contain the pandemic. Sign at top in Italian reads "Admission COVID 19". For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illness, especially in older adults and people with existing health problems.

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A corridor in the World Trade Center's transportation hub is sparsely occupied in New York. Millions of Americans have begun their work weeks holed up at home, as the coronavirus pandemic means the entire nation's daily routine has shifted in ways never before seen in U.S. history.

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A member of the White House physicians office checks temperatures prior to a press briefing with the coronavirus task force, at the White House in Washington.

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson gives a press conference about the ongoing situation with the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic at 10 Downing Street in London. According to the World Health Organization, the vast majority of people recover from the new COVID-19 coronavirus in about two to six weeks depending on the severity of the illness.

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A man crosses the Eusebio Ayala Avenue bereft of traffic, during curfew in Asuncion, Paraguay. Authorities have decreed a curfew from 8pm to 4am in an attempt to stop the spread of the new coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks from the virus, depending on the severity of the illness.

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A woman walks through a lightly trafficked Times Square in New York. Bars and restaurants will become takeout-only and businesses from movie theaters and casinos to gyms and beyond will be shuttered Monday night throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut because of the coronavirus, the states' governors said.

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A Pakistani family wears face masks to help prevent exposure to the new coronavirus as they travel on a motorbike in Lahore, Pakistan. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illness.

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Construction takes place at the site for an additional building of the new hospital on the outskirts of Moscow, Russia. Starting from early March, Moscow authorities have been sending people who traveled to countries most affected by the coronavirus epidemic and came back with flu-like symptoms to a new hospital on the outskirts of the city. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia.

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A religious street preacher stands alongside protesters who are calling for greater action from the government to prevent the spread of coronavirus, outside Downing Street in London. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia.

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A deserted beach in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Kanyakumari. There have been more than 110 positive cases of the virus so far in India.

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Thermal screening of visitors being conducted in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance of Parliament House, in New Delhi.

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Security personnel use thermal screening devices on visitors to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at BSE Building in Mumbai.

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Medics screen passengers in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic at a railway station in Kozhikode.

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Health department employees sanitise vehicles of minister's in the wake of coronavirus outbreak during State Assembly proceedings at the Secretariat, in Chennai.

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Workers disinfect a class room in the wake of novel coronavirus, at a school in Kolkata.

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Medics interact with an Indonesian tourist at COVID-19 helpdesk, in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at Hyderabad Gandhi Hospital.

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People look at a truck mounted LED screen, displaying an awareness message on COVID-19, in Karad

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Tourists wear protective masks to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, at Jaiprakash Narayan Airport in Patna.

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Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Science & Technology and Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan chairs a high level meeting of the Group of Ministers (GoM) to discuss emerging International & National situation of novel coronavirus COVID-19) and to take appropriate measures, in New Delhi.

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A health official sprays disinfectants inside a DTC bus in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, at Sarojini Nagar Bus depot in New Delhi. The number of cases in India has risen to 110.

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A billboard set up by BMC to raise awareness on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, at a bus stop in Mumbai. The coronavirus outbreak, which originated in Wuhan, China, has claimed over 6,000 lives and has infected close to 160,000 people world over.

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A passenger and an employee wear masks as a preventive measure against coronavirus, at NSCBI Airport in Kolkata.

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Passengers wear masks in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi.

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Cleaning staff members spray disinfectant on railings in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance gate of Alipore Zoological Garden, in Kolkata.

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Thermal screening of visitors being conducted in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance of Allahabad High Court, in Prayagraj.

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People wear masks to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, in Guwahati.

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Security personnel pump sanitizer on hands of visitors in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance of a shopping mall, in Kolkata.

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A volunteer distributes masks to people in the wake of deadly coronavirus, outside Shalamar Hospital in Jammu.

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Railway workers disinfect a coach of a train in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Guwahati Railway Station.

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Jammu Municipal Corporation official sprays disinfectant on a bus to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, in Jammu.

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A railway worker cleans a coach of Howrah-New Delhi Rajdhani Express train in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at a railway yard in Kolkata.

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Moscow metro depot employees disinfect a metro train in Moscow, Russia. Starting from early March, Moscow authorities have been sending people who traveled to countries most affected by the coronavirus epidemic and returned with flu-like symptoms to a new hospital on the outskirts of the city.

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Thermal screening of Buddhist monks being conducted in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya.

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Members of Indonesian Red Cross prepare to disinfect a school in the wake of coronavirus outbreak in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia's capital city announced a lockdown of all tourist destinations and entertainment as well as the closing all of its public schools for the next 14 days amid the global outbreak.

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Passengers wear protective face masks in wake of novel coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic at New Delhi Railway Station.

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A Delhi Transport Corporation worker disinfects a passenger bus as a precaution against COVID-19 in New Delhi. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus.

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A handle bar of a Delhi Transport Corporation bus is seen after it was sprayed with disinfectants as a precaution against COVID-19 in New Delhi. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus. According to the World Health Organization, people with mild illness recover in about two weeks, while those with more severe illness may take three to six weeks to recover.

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A worker disinfects a police bus as a precaution against COVID-19 in New Delhi. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus. According to the World Health Organization, people with mild illness recover in about two weeks, while those with more severe illness may take three to six weeks to recover.

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Thermal screening of visitors being conducted in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance of Parliament House, in New Delhi.

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Passengers wear masks in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Prayagraj Railway Station.

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Officials distribute sanitizers to bus passengers in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at a bus station in Surat.

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A coolie wears a mask to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic, at a railway station in Jammu.

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Thermal screening of visitors being conducted in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance of Parliament House, in New Delhi.

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Members of Delhi Government Health Department use screening devices on visitors in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at the entrance of Supreme Court in New Delhi.

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Workers swab Jammu–Delhi Rajdhani Express train in the wake of coronavirus pandemic at Jammu Railway station.

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An employee of the pubic transport company wearing protective equipment walks during the daily disinfection of busses, part of the procedures to limit the spread of the coronavirus, in the early morning hours in Bucharest, Romania. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illness.

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A gate area at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is crowded with travelers awaiting Delta flight 1420 to Atlanta in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Weary travelers returning to the U.S. amid coronavirus-related travel restrictions are being greeted by long lines and hourslong waits for required medical screenings at airports.

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People walk past a convenient store where the latest cover of a magazine is stuck on a pillar outside of it, in New York. US President Donald Trump on Sunday called on Americans to cease hoarding groceries and other supplies, while one of the nation's most senior public health officials called on the nation to act with more urgency to safeguard their health as the coronavirus outbreak continued to spread across the United States.

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Travelers wait in line to go through customs at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot lambasted the administration for allowing about 3,000 Americans returning from Europe to be stuck for hours inside the customs area at O'Hare International Airport on Saturday, violating federal recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that people practice‚ "social distancing."

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Men wearing protective suits and masks are seen inside the quarantine area at Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Marietta, Georgia where Grand Princess cruise ship passengers are isolated in a housing area.

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An army trooper uses a thermal scanner to check the temperature of people entering the metropolis at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Quezon city, Philippines. Thousands of Philippine police, backed by the army and coast guard, have started sealing the densely populated capital from most domestic travelers in one of Southeast Asia's most drastic containment moves against the coronavirus.

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Robbiano Church parson, Don Giuseppe Corbari, poses next to selfies sent by his parishioners and pasted on the pews of the Robbiano church, as Masses for the faithful have been suspended following Italy's coronavirus emergency, in Giussano, northern Italy.

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A man prays in the empty world famous Cologne Cathedral in Cologne, Germany, on Sunday, March 15, 2020. The church cancelled all worship services and is open only for single prayers and closed for visitors due to the coronavirus outbreak. The vast majority of people recover from the new coronavirus.

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Spanish cartoonist Maria del Rosario "Chary" closes his stall after been told by local police to leave Mayor square in downtown Madrid, Spain. Spain awoke to its first day of a nationwide quarantine on Sunday after the government declared a two-week state of emergency.

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An empty avenue in Barcelona, Spain. Spain's government announced that it is placing tight restrictions on movements and closing restaurants and other establishments in the nation of 46 million people as part of a two-week state of emergency to fight the sharp rise in coronavirus infections.

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The highway leading to Barcelona is seen empty of cars. Spain's government announced that it is placing tight restrictions on movements and closing restaurants and other establishments in the nation of 46 million people as part of a two-week state of emergency to fight the sharp rise in coronavirus infections. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some, it can cause more severe illness, especially in older adults and people with existing health problems.

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Numerous Lufthansa aircraft are parked on the extensive grounds of Frankfurt Airport, Germany. Lufthansa has been severely affected by the severe slump in demand caused by the novel corona virus and has cancelled the lion's share of its flight offerings for the coming weeks.

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A member of the Venezuelan civil protection agency explains commuters symptoms and preventive measures for the new coronavirus in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuela announced quarantine measures in six states and in Caracas. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus.

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A couple with a child walks in front of a closed PVR cinemas, in Amritsar. After ordering closure of all educational institutions in the state till March 31, the Punjab government ordered to shut down cinema halls, restaurants and clubs till the end of this month amid coronavirus scare.

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Medical staff members wear masks and protective suits to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, outside the special isolation ward at Gandhi Hospital, in Hyderabad.

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Theater workers put up a notice conveying ‘No show due to COVID -19’ infront of a theater in view of coronavirus pandemic, in Hyderabad.

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Security personnel wear masks to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, outside a special isolation ward at Kasturba Hospital, in Mumbai.

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A medic wearing protective suit is seen outside an isolation ward, set up in view of coronavirus pandemic, at Aluva Government General Hospital in Kochi.

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Workers wear protective face mask in wake of novel coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic at an automatic laundry workshop, in Prayagraj.

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Flight attendants and ground staff wear protective face masks in wake of novel coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport, in New Delhi.

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Railway workers disinfect the coaches of Delhi –Jammu Rajdhani Express train in wake of coronavirus pandemic at New Delhi Railway Station.

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In this handout photo provided by ITBP on Sunday, March 15, 2020, Indian nationals at the ITBP quarantine facility for testing of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), at Chhawla, in New Delhi.

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Medics wearing protective suits are seen inside an isolation ward, set up in view of coronavirus pandemic, at Government General Hospital in Vijayawada.

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A worker wearing a protective suit sprays disinfectant at a railway station in wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Ranchi.

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KSRTC bus conductor and passengers wear protective masks in view of coronavirus pandemic in Chikmagalur.

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People wearing masks drag their suitcases along La Ramblas in Barcelona, Spain. Spain's government announced Saturday that it is placing tight restrictions on movements and closing restaurants and other establishments in the nation of 46 million people as part of a two-week state of emergency to fight the sharp rise in coronavirus infections.

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Customers wear protective mask in view of coronavirus pandemic, at Sarojini Nagar market in New Delhi.

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Railway workers clean a train in wake of coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic, in Prayagraj.

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Railway workers disinfectant Rajadhani train in wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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Railway workers disinfectant a coach of Patna- Delhi Rajadhani Express in wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Patna.

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Visitors wearing protective masks walk past the closed gate of Indian Museum in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Paris' incumbent mayor Anne Hidalgo takes to hydroalcholic gel before voting in the first round of the French municipal elections in Paris. The new virus has shuttered all schools, banished cheek-kissing and upended daily life across France, but President Emmanuel Macron won't let it disrupt democracy, so he's maintaining nationwide elections this weekend.

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Security guards, customers and shopkeepers stand outside a shopping mall closed by authorities as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 in Mumbai.

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A man stands outside a Multiplex after authorities closed cinemas as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 in Mumbai.

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Staff members of a shopping mall wear masks as they play cricket in Mumbai.

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Commuters ride in a nearly empty pink line metro, in view of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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A worker cleans hand railings at pink line metro station to prevent the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi.

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Workers unload the luggage of Indian nationals evacuated from Iran at Jaisalmer Military Station. Two Air India flights carrying over 230 Indians from coronavirus-hit Iran landed here on Sunday morning.

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211 students and seven compassionate cases departed by Air India flight from Milan. A total of 218 Indians, mostly students, brought here from Italy on Sunday have been taken to an ITBP quarantine facility in south-west Delhi's Chhawla area.

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This photo released by Indian Defense Ministry shows Indian nationals evacuated from Iran being taken to be quarantined in Indian Army Wellness Facility Centre at Jaisalmer Military Station.

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Workers unload the luggage of Indian nationals evacuated from Iran at Jaisalmer Military Station. Two Air India flights carrying over 230 Indians from coronavirus-hit Iran landed here on Sunday morning.

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Medics wearing protective gears wait for Indian nationals evacuated from Iran to undergo a thermal screening test at Jaisalmer Military Station.

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In this handout photo provided by Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Indian nationals after they were brought by Air India flight from Milan, at airport in New Delhi.

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In this handout photo provided by Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Indian nationals after they were brought by Air India flight from Milan, arrive at an airport in New Delhi. A total of 218 Indians, mostly students, brought here from Italy on Sunday have been taken to an ITBP quarantine facility in south-west Delhi's Chhawla area.

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In this handout photo provided by Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Indian nationals after they were brought by Air India flight from Milan, at airport in New Delhi. A total of 218 Indians, mostly students, brought here from Italy on Sunday have been taken to an ITBP quarantine facility in south-west Delhi's Chhawla area.

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In this handout photo provided by Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Indian nationals after they were brought by Air India flight from Milan, at airport in New Delhi.

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A boy tries to sell face masks at a traffic intersection in Mumbai. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some, it can cause more severe illness, especially in older adults and people with existing health problems.

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In this file photo, Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and his wife Begona Gomez arrive at 10 Downing Street in London. Spain's government said Saturday March 14th, 2020 that the wife of Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has tested positive for the new coronavirus. It said Begona Gomez and the prime minister are in good health and following the instructions of medical authorities at their residence in La Moncloa Palace in Madrid, the government seat.

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People clap their hands and wave, in Rome. At noon in Italy, people came out on their balconies, terraces, gardens or simply leaned out from open windows to clap for several minute in a gesture of thanks for the doctors, nurses, other hospital staff and ambulance crews who have been treating and helping infected patients.

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Nurses work to collect samples from patients at a coronavirus testing center outside the Mercy Virtual Care Center in Chesterfield, Mo., a suburb of St. Louis. The drive-thru testing center will open to patients daily from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

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A pastor wearing a face mask prays during a service at the Yoido Full Gospel Church in Seoul, South Korea. The church decided to replace Sunday services with online ones for members' safety amid the spread of the new coronavirus.

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Pedestrians walk past a closed Apple store in downtown Brooklyn in New York, after Apple CEO Tim Cook announced that the tech giant would be closing down all it's retail stores until March 27 and will only sell online to help fight the global viral pandemic. Cook said the company will also donate $15 million to help with worldwide recovery.

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Travelers in wheelchairs are aided as they exit the arrivals gate at Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles.

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Venezuela's Defense Minister Padrino Lopez, center front, listens to Dr. Earle Siso, during a tour of the Clinic University Hospital as a part of a Bolivarian Military Shield Safe Health initiative, in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuela confirmed its first two cases of the coronavirus Friday, deepening anxiety in a crisis-stricken nation where many hospitals lack basics such as water and soap and struggle to treat even basic ailments.

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Taiwanese army soldiers wearing protective suits spray disinfectant over a road during a drill to prevent community cluster infection, in New Taipei City, Taiwan. The city's authorities conducted the drill to simulate the situation before and after community cluster infection of the new coronavirus.

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A screen announces the closure of the Eiffel Tower after the French government banned all gatherings of over 100 people to limit the spread of the virus COVID-19, in Paris.

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A woman plays with her daughter as they wait at Barcelona airport, Spain. Spain's prime minister has announced a two-week state of emergency from Saturday in a bid to contain the new coronavirus outbreak.

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Passengers wait in an empty subway station, in Bilbao, northern Spain. Spain's prime minister has announced a two-week state of emergency from Saturday in a bid to contain the new coronavirus outbreak.

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An employee in protective gears sprays disinfectant at the main exhibition tank at the Sea World at Jaya Ancol Dream Park as it is closed for public in the wake of coronavirus outbreak in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia's capital city announced a lockdown of all tourist destinations and entertainment spots as well as the closing all of its public schools for the next 14 days amid the global outbreak.

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Members of the Venezuelan military wearing protective masks arrive for a tour of the Clinic University Hospital, in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuela confirmed its first two cases of the coronavirus deepening anxiety in a crisis-stricken nation where many hospitals lack basics such as water and soap and struggle to treat even basic ailments.

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A health worker measures the temperature of a music fan as a precaution against the spread of the new coronavirus, at the entrance gates of the venue for the Vive Latino Music Festival, in Mexico City. On Friday afternoon organizers confirmed that the 21st edition of the festival will go on as planned. However, preventive measures will be taken, such as checking the temperature of the attendees upon admission and providing antibacterial gel.

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Minister of State for Housing & Urban Affairs, Civil Aviation (Independent Charge) and Commerce & Industry Hardeep Singh Puri being screened by a medic for novel coronavirus (COVID-19), in Hyderabad.

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An employee working at a restaurant waits for customers near the historic Taj Mahal in Agra. The outbreak of coronavirus pandemic has affected the tourism industry in Agra.

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A medical worker talks to a person in their car outside an Urgent Care Hawaii medical clinic in Pearl City, Hawaii. Urgent Care Hawaii is offering drive through testing for the coronavirus. Signs posted outside the clinic state do not enter if you are coming in to get tested for COVID-19.

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Medics interact with a patient at a help desk, set- up in view of coronavirus pandemic, at Gandhi Hospital in Hyderabad.

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Passengers stranded in Italy arrive to be admitted to an isolation ward to undergo tests for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at Aluva government general hospital in Kochi.

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In this photo provided by ITBP, evacuees who tested negative for the novel coronavirus leave the ITBP quarantine facility in Chhawla, New Delhi. All 112 people who were evacuated from China’s Wuhan last month and admitted to an ITBP quarantine facility tested negative for coronavirus.

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In this photo provided by ITBP, evacuees who tested negative for the novel coronavirus pose for a group photo at the ITBP quarantine facility in Chhawla, New Delhi.

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People attend an awareness campaign on novel coronavirus pandemic, organised by Indian Army at Ratnuchak area in Jammu.

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Students wearing masks in view of coronavirus pandemic attend a class, in Navi Mumbai.

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The Washington Monument and a drained Reflecting Pool are visible as woman poses for a photograph at the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall in Washington. The National Mall, usually busy with tourists, remains lightly visited amid concerns over the coronavirus.

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Workers make face masks which are in demand to prevent COVID-19 at a manufacturing unit in Mumbai.

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An attendant walks between the public swimming pools after closed by authorities as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 in Mumbai. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some, it can cause more severe illness, especially in older adults and people with existing health problems.

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A man with his face and head covered as a precaution against COVID-19 rests on a bench inside a public park in Mumbai.

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A man is brought in an ambulance for screening at the special clinic set up for suspected COVID-19 patients at Kasturba hospital in Mumbai.

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A man is brought on a stretcher for screening at the special clinic set up for suspected COVID-19 patients at Kasturba hospital in Mumbai.

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A child wears a mask at a hospital that also has a special ward set aside for possible COVID-19 patients, in Mumbai.

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Medics screen tourists in view of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, at Junagarh fort in Bikaner.

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School students create a message 'Wash Hand Live Long' with the help of over 25,000 soaps to create awareness among people about precautionary measures that can be taken to fight coronavirus, in Chennai.

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Workers clean the walls of a metro staircase to prevent the spread of coronavirus in New Delhi.

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Medics on duty at an isolation ward in the wake of coronavirus (COVID 19), at Railway Hospital, in Prayagraj.

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A worker cleans a room of a vacant hotel in the wake of coronavirus pandemic at Sudder Street in Kolkata.

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People wearing masks to prevent contamination of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) walk along the Janpath market in New Delhi. India has more than 80 positive coronavirus cases so far.

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A conductor of a state transport bus distributes free masks to passengers to prevent spreading of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Hubballi district.

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A view of a closed theatre in the wake of coronavirus pandemic in Bengaluru.

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Medics take samples from a patient in the isolation ward of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) in Patna.

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Health officials disinfect a street as part of measure to contain coronavirus pandemic, in Jammu.

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A view of a closed multiplex at a mall in view of novel coronavirus pandemic in Thane. The state government has ordered closure of cinema theatres, gymnasiums, swimming pools and public parks in cities of Mumbai, Thane, Navi, Mumbai, Nagpur Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad till March 30.

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A young priest wears a protective mask in view of coronavirus pandemic, at a temple in Thiruvananthapuram.

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A poster informing patients of a medicine distribution camp is seen at a government run hospital as part of a precautionary measure for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, in New Delhi. India has more than 80 positive coronavirus cases so far.

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A medic conducts screening of a patient as part of a precautionary measure for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, at a government run hospital in New Delhi.

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Medics screen patients as part of a precautionary measure for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, at a government run hospital in New Delhi.

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Medical team at work in the Embassy at Rome, collecting samples of Indian nationals for testing COVID-19.

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A medic conducts screening of a patient as part of a precautionary measure for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, at a government run hospital in New Delhi.

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A worker sweeps the lawn of a closed cinema hall in view of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, in Bikaner.

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Children wearing face masks amid concerns over the spread of coronavirus, return home after knowing that public gatherings and schools are shut following late-night state government order, at a village in Kannauj.

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Children wearing face masks amid concerns over the spread of coronavirus, return home after knowing that public gatherings and schools are shut following late-night state government order, at a village in Kannauj, in India's most populous state of Uttar Pradesh. India has reported at least 83 positive cases for the COVID-19 novel coronavirus and two deaths.

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The area for TSA screening of travelers at JFK airport's Terminal 1 is relatively empty in New York. The coronavirus outbreak is hitting the airline industry hard. US President Trump banned most Europeans from entering the United States for 30 days to try to slow down the spread of the spread of the virus.

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Medical staff members check temperatures of passengers at the border crossing with Germany in Rozvadov, Czech Republic. The Czech Republic is renewing the checks on the borders with Austria and Germany at midnight Friday, and is barring entry to citizens from 15 "risk countries" due to the outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19.

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People wearing face masks walk at a street in Hong Kong. For most, the coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. But for a few, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illnesses, including pneumonia.

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Aerial photo shows the COVID-19 isolation and monitoring site, where the first COVID-19 patient Joey Camp is being isolated at Hard Labor Creek State Park, about 50 miles east of Atlanta.

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Andre of Washington, D.C., rides the Metro subway Green Line train in Washington. He wears two face masks and gloves to protect his children and grandchildren from the coronavirus. He doesn't want to bring it home.

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Workers wearing protective gears disinfect as a precaution against the new coronavirus at the subway station in Seoul, South Korea.

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Firefighters disinfect a street against the new coronavirus, in western Tehran, Iran. The new coronavirus outbreak has reached Iran's top officials, with its senior vice president, Cabinet ministers, members of parliament, Revolutionary Guard members and Health Ministry officials among those infected.

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A worker wearing a protective suit disinfects the city hall in Marikina, east of Manila, Philippines. The Philippine president announced domestic travel to and from metropolitan Manila will be suspended for a month and authorized sweeping quarantines in the crowded capital to fight the new coronavirus.

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Health officials take samples for a coronavirus test from a Romanian lawmaker in Bucharest, Romania after it was confirmed that a senator who attended several meetings in the building tested positive for the infection. The caretaker prime minister of Romania, Ludovic Orban, said in a press conference at the parliament, the government, including all ministers, as well as the leadership of the ruling National Liberal Party and all its senators, are going into quarantine after one of the governing party's senators, who took part in high-level meetings, who confirmed to be infected with the coronavirus.

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Pupils have written "It's Corona Time" on a board of an empty class room of a high school in Frankfurt, Germany. Some schools have already been closed in Germany to avoid the spread of the Coronavirus.

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Travelers wearing protective masks look at a smart phone at the Ministro Pistarini International Airport, in Ezeiza on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Starting next Tuesday, Argentina is banning flights from the U.S., Europe and China, as a precaution against the spread of the new coronavirus. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus.

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A worker wearing a protective suit disinfects the area in front of the Centrale main railway station, in Milan, Italy. Italians have been experiencing yet further virus-containment restrictions after Premier Giuseppe Conte ordered restaurants, cafes and retail shops closed after imposing a nationwide lockdown on personal movement.

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A masked worker wipes the pavement of the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia.

Medical University of South Carolina healthcare providers dress in protective suiting as they get ready to see patients by the hospital's drive-through tent for patients who are being tested for the COVID-19 coronavirus at the Citadel Mall parking lot in Charleston, South Carolina.

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Evacuees leave after they were tested negative for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), at the ITBP facility in Chhawla.

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A worker cleans a railing in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at Rajeev Chowk metro station in New Delhi.

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A worker cleans entry gates at Rajeev Chowk metro station in the wake of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, in New Delhi. India has more than 80 positive coronavirus cases so far.

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Workers clean entry gates at Rajeev Chowk metro station in the wake of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, in New Delhi.

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A worker cleans a railing in the wake of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), at Rajeev Chowk metro station in New Delhi.

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Passengers wear masks to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic while travelling in a metro, in New Delhi.

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A security person wears mask as preventive measure against the novel coronavirus at Chennai International Airport.

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Indian citizens evacuated from Iran being shifted to a quarantine facility at Ghatkopar in Mumbai.

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Airline staff and passengers wearing mask as preventive measure against the novel coronavirus at Chennai International Airport.

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Srinagar Municipal Corporation staff spray disinfectant as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 outside Jamia Masjid or Grand Mosque in Srinagar.

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A child who was tested negative for the novel coronavirus rides on a hoverboard scooter, at the ITBP quarantine facility for testing of the COVID-19, in Chhawla, New Delhi. All 112 people who were evacuated from China’s Wuhan last month and admitted to an ITBP quarantine facility tested negative for coronavirus.

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Worshippers arrive for prayers as a Srinagar Municipal Corporation staff sprays disinfectant as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 outside Jamia Masjid or Grand Mosque in Srinagar. The vast majority of people recover from the new coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks, depending on the severity of the illness.

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Indian citizens evacuated from Iran being shifted to a quarantine facility at Ghatkopar in Mumbai.

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An official uses a thermal screening device on visitors as a preventive measure against coronavirus, at a hotel in Mumbai.

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Priests wearing masks as precautionary measure against COVID-19 offer prayers at Siddhivinayak temple in Mumbai. The vast majority of people recover from the new coronavirus.

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A devotee with protective face masks for prevention against COVID-19 at Sri Siddhivinayaka temple in Mumbai.

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DSGMC distribute masks in the wake of novel coronavirus scare in New Delhi.

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Beneficiaries of the langar at gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib in Delhi are to disinfect in warm water after strapping free face masks on

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People wear protective face masks for prevention against COVID-19 at Gurdwara in New Delhi.

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People wearing protective masks in the wake of novel coronavirus scare in New Delhi.

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Medics outside an isolation ward of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at a hospital in Hyderabad. India has more than 70 positive coronavirus cases so far and recorded its first COVID-19 death in Karnataka.

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A digital screen shows stock prices on the facade of BSE building, in Mumbai. Trading halted for almost 45 minutes as the Sensex crashed by nearly 3000 points.

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Punjab police personnel wearing protective masks in the wake of the novel coronavirus scare (COVID-19) guide a commuter in Bathinda. India has more than 70 positive coronavirus cases so far and recorded its first COVID-19 death in Karnataka.

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Students wear protective masks in the wake of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Chikmagalur.

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A vendor sales face masks in the wake of novel coronavirus scare in New Delhi.

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An evacuees gestures as he leaves along with 112 others after they were tested negative for coronavirus, at the ITBP facility in Chhawla.

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A Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) staff member fumigates to disinfect a street in the wake of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, in Jammu.

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People wearing protective masks in the wake of novel coronavirus scare in New Delhi.

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Security personnel wearing protective masks as they stand guard as a prevention against COVID-19 in Delhi.

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Police officials ask people assembled outside an isolation ward set aside for possible COVID-19 patients to vacate the area at Gandhi Hospital in Hyderabad.

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Doctors inspect an isolation ward prepared for possible COVID-19 patients at a government run homeopathic hospital in New Delhi. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus.

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