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Raksha Bandhan 2020

Raksha Bandhan celebrates the relationship between brothers and sisters.

August 03, 2020

Army personnel celebrate the festival of Raksha Bandhan by tying 'rakhis' sent to them by various women from across the country, in Ladakh region.

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A doctor displays 'rakhis' tied on his wrist by patients on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan', at CWG Village COVID-19 care centre near Akshardham, in New Delhi.

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A young girl ties 'rakhi' on the wrists of her brothers on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan' festival, in Bengaluru.

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A nurse ties 'rakhi' on the wrist of a patient on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan', at CWG Village COVID-19 care centre near Akshardham, in New Delhi.

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Kashmiri girls tie 'rakhis' on the wrists of army personnel on Raksha Bandhan festival, at a village in Kupwara district.

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Women tie 'rakhis' on the wrist of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan' festival, at Tadepalle in Guntur district.

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Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao's sister ties him 'rakhi' on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan', at Pragathi Bhavan in Hyderabad.

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Women tie 'rakhi' on Raksha Bandhan to a doctor, who reportedly helped residents during COVID-19 surge at the Dharavi slum, in Mumbai.

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President Ram Nath Kovind celebrates Raksha Bandhan with nurses of The Trained Nurses’ Association of India, Military Nursing Service and President’s Estate Clinic.

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President Ram Nath Kovind celebrates Raksha Bandhan with nurses of The Trained Nurses’ Association of India, Military Nursing Service and President’s Estate Clinic.

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar ties a 'rakhi' on a tree during Raksha Bandhan festival.

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Saroj, a nurse, ties 'rakhi' to MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan at a COVID-19 isolation ward in Bhopal.

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A girl, puts vermillion on her brother's forehead during Raksha Bandhan festival in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. Rakhis or sacred threads are tied onto the wrist of brothers by sisters during this festival that celebrates the bond between them.

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A transgender ties a rakhi on the wrist of a boy as a symbolic gesture during Raksha Bandhan festival, in Kolkata.

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Women tie 'rakhis' on the wrist of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan', at his residence in Shimla.

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Women tie 'rakhi' to firemen on Raksha Bandhan festival, during Unlock 3, in Pune.

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A transgender ties a rakhi on the wrist of a girl as a symbolic gesture during Raksha Bandhan festival, in Kolkata.

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Women tie 'rakhis' on the wrist of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan', in Jaisalmer.

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BJP MLC Bukkal Nawab ties 'rakhi' to a cow on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan festival, in Lucknow.

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BJP Mahila Morcha President Agnimitra Paul ties 'rakhi' on the wrist of the party's West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh (R) on the occasion of ‘Raksha Bandhan’ festival, in Kolkata.

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Women tie 'rakhi' at an old age home during Raksha Bandhan festival, in Jammu.

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A girl from an orphanage home ties rakhi on the wrist of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, in Chandigarh.

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Congress activists tie rakhis on the wrists of BMC medical staff to applaud them for their impeccable services in the fight against COVID-19, on the eve of Raksha Bandhan festival, in Mumbai.

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An elderly woman ties rakhi on the wrist of a worker at an old age home, on the eve of Raksha Bandhan festival, in Kolkata.

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Young women tie rakhis on the wrists of Border Security Force (BSF) personnel on the eve of Raksha Bandhan festival, at Inter National Border Octroi post in Suchetgarh, Jammu.

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A woman gets her palms and arms decorated with 'mehndi' on the eve of Raksha Bandhan festival, during Unlock 3.0, in New Delhi.

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Women purchase 'rakhi' on the eve of Raksha Bandhan festival, in Jaipur.

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Women purchase 'rakhi' on the eve of Raksha Bandhan festival, in Chikmagalur district.

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