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An artist gives finishing touches to a sculpture resembling coronavirus during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb pays tribute to Rabindra Nath Tagore on his birth anniversary, at Rabindra Kanan in Agartala.

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Buddhist devotees clean a statue of Lord Buddha on the eve of 'Vesak', during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Agartala. Vesak or Buddha Jayanti commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and death of Gautama Buddha.

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A woman labourer dries a fry-able snack made from seasoned dough, on the eve of May Day (also known as Labour Day), on the outskirts of Agartala

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Medics clap as a patient who recovered from COVID-19 is discharged from a hospital, during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Agartala.

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Teachers maintain social distance as they check answer-sheets of tenth standard board examination, during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Agartala.

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A farmer walks with his cow across a dried water body at Mohanpur village, on the outskirts of Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb pays tribute to Dr BR Ambedkar on his birth anniversary in Agartala

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Businessmen with their new ledger books pray to Lord Ganesha and Laxmi on the occasion of Bengali new year, amid the nationwide lockdown to check the spread of coronavirus, in Agartala.

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Police personnel stop commuters for flouting lockdown norms amid the coronavirus outbreak, in Agartala.

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Police stand guard in a locality as health workers arrive to screen Nizamuddin Markaz attendees and take them in an ambulance for COVID-19 tests, in Agartala.

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Attendees of a religious congregation in Delhi's Nizamuddin area board an ambulance for mandatory COVID-19 tests during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, in Agartala.

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Attendees of a religious congregation in Delhi's Nizamuddin area board an ambulance for mandatory COVID-19 tests during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, in Agartala.

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A policeman baton charges at a rickshaw puller for allegedly flouting lockdown norms in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Agartala.

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Devotees immerse an idol of goddess Durga on the occasion of Basanti puja during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus outbreak, in Agartala.

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An ambulance carries devotees, who had recently attended the religious congregation at Tabligh-e-Jamaat's Markaz in Delhi's Nizamuddin area, for COVID-19 tests, in Agartala.

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Police and security forces patrol a street during 21-day nationwide lockdown in wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Agartala.

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Police personnel check commuter, who defied curfew during a nationwide lockdown, in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Agartala.

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Thermal scanning of passengers being conducted in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at MBB Airport in Agartala.

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Members of opposition stage a protest on the first day of the Budget Session, over the issue of ad hoc teachers whose job will be terminated on March 31, at Tripura Assembly in Agartala.

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An official uses thermal screening device on Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, in wake of deadly coronavirus outbreak, as he arrives for State Assembly session, in Agartala.

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Police personnel detain adhoc teachers during their demonstration over various demands, in Agartala

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Compulsory Coronavirus screening enforced at Agartala Airport.

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Tripura education minister Ratan Lal Nath (L), India gymnast Dipa Karmakar (C) and her coach Bishweshwar Nandi run during a promotional event, in Agartala.

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Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, wearing protective face masks and gloves, check the passports of passengers travelling from Bangladesh to India, as part of precautionary measures against coronavirus, at Akhura check-post near Agartala.

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Left-front organisations form a human chain as they take oath to 'Save the Constitution' on the occasion of Republic Day 2020, in Agartala

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Assam Rifles personnel celebrate during the 71st Republic Day parade, in Agartala.

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Tripura Governor Ramesh Bais inspects a guard of honour during the 71st Republic Day parade, in Agartala.

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Tribal girls click selfies in their traditional attire during the 42nd Kokborok Day observed in Agartala, Tripura.

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A woman makes a 'Rangoli' design in front of her house on the eve of the Hindu festival of Makar Sankranti, in a village on the outskirts of Agartala.

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A deserted road during the nationwide ‘Bharat Bandh’, in Agartala.

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New born babies lie on a bed of a government hospital on New Year 2020, in Agartala

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School children stand in a formation that reads '2020' ahead of New Year celebrations at a school in Agartala.

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A police personnel extinguishes a burning tyre left by a protestor during a strike against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), in Agartala.

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Security personnel douse flames rising out of a burning tyre during a protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill, in Agartala.

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Security personnel on guard during a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019, in Agartala, Tripura.

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Bikers stand in a long queue at a petrol pump during a strike against Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), in Agartala.

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Demonstrators protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) during a strike called by the North East Students’ Organisation (NESO), in Agartala.

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Demonstrators protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) during a strike called by the North East Students’ Organisation (NESO), in Agartala.

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Demonstrators being detained by security personnel against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) during a strike called by the North East Students’ Organisation (NESO), in Agartala.

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Citizens hold placards as they raise slogans during a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), in Agartala.

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CPI(M) politburo leaders Brinda Karat and Manik Sarkar at a protest in Agartala.

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Justice Akil Abdulhamid Kureshi being sworn-in as the Chief Justice of Tripura High Court by Governor Ramesh Bais at Raj Bhawan in Agartala

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Tripura's former finance & PWD minister Badal Chowdhury being produced in a court in connection with a PWD scam, in Agartala

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb take part in "Run for Unity" event on the occasion of 144th birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in Agartala.

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Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers light candles during Diwali celebrations near the international border fence in Agartala

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Border Security Force (BSF) personnel exchange sweets with Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) ahead of Diwali at Akhaura Integrated checkpost of India Bangladesh Border in Agartala, Tripura.

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An artisan works on an idol of Hindu goddess Kali in preparation for upcoming Diwali festival, in Agartala, Tripura

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School students participate in an awareness rally against the use of plastic, in Agartala

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Voters wait in queues to cast their votes at a polling station during the Badharghat Assembly constituency by-elections at a village, on the outskirts of Agartala.

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A priest performs worship of weapons on the occasion of Vishwakarma Puja at 2nd Tripura State Rifles Battalion at Bodhjungnagar, Agartala.

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Oarsmen row their boats during the traditional annual boat race festival at Rudra Sagar Lake in Melaghar, 55 kms south-east of Agartala.

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Oarswomen row their boat during the traditional annual boat race festival at Rudra Sagar Lake in Melaghar, 55 kms south-east of Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb addresses the State Assembly in Agartala.

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An Indian Catholic nun cleans a portrait of late Mother Teresa on her 109rd birth anniversary, at an orphanage at Agartala.

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Students dressed up as Lord Krishna take part in 'Janmashtami' festival celebrations at a school, in Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb inspects the guard of honour during 73rd Independance Day celebrations in Agartala.

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Border Security Force (BSF) personnel patrol by a boat across the Gomati river as they keep a vigil near India-Bangladesh border, on the outskirts of Agartala.

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National Liberation Front of Tripura (SD) cadres surrender along with their guns before Tipura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb at a ceremony at Ambassa on the outskirts of Agartala.

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Tipura State Rifles personnel display the weapons of surrendered by National Liberation Front of Tripura (SD) cadres, at Ambassa on the outskirts of Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb pays to martyrs on Kargil Vijay Diwas, in Agartala.

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People try to catch fish in a flood affected village after heavy rains at Baldakhal in Agartala.

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NDRF personnel shift flooded-affected people to a safe place, after heavy rains in Agartala.

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Flood-affected villagers being shifted a safer place by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel after heavy rains, on the outskirts of Agartala, Tripura.

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Cars are seen submerged in the flood water after heavy rains, in Agartala, Tripura.

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People shift from a flooded locality after heavy rains in Agartala.

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Muslim devotees offer 'namaz' on the occasion of Eid-ul- Fitr festival, at Gedu Mia Jame Masjid in Agartala.

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Cars submerged in water after heavy rainfall hit the state, in Agartala.

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Election officials check VVPAT, EVMs and other polling materials before leaving for polling centres ahead of the sixth phase of Lok Sabha polls, in Agartala.

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A voter from the Reang tribal community shows her inked marked finger after casting vote, during the third phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, at polling station in Agartala

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CPI(M) politburo member Manik Sarkar speaks during Vladimir Lenin's 150th Birth Centenary celebrations in Agartala

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb shows his finger marked with indelible ink after casting vote at a polling station during the first phase of the general elections, in Agartala.

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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the West Tripura constituency, Pratima Bhowmik, during an election campaign for Lok Sabha polls, in Agartala.

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CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury with the party politburo members Manik Sarkar during a party meeting in Agartala.

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Police personnel burn seized 'Ganja' (Cannabis) at a dumping ground, in Agartala.

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People participate in a 5km 'Run for Unity' organised by Indian jawaans, in Agartala.

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Congress President Rahul Gandhi during a public rally, in Agartala,Tripura.

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BJP-IPFT supporters garland Tripura chief Minister Biplab Deb as they celebrate the completion of one year of BJP government, in Agartala.

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School children take a selfie during the 70th Republic Day celebrations, in Agartala.

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Tripura Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki inspects the guard of honour during the 70th Republic Day celebrations, in Agartala.

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Devotees light pray for the souls of their ancestors near river bank after taking a holy dip on the occasion of the Makar Sankranti festival at Chakmaghat, 56 kms from Agartala, Tripura.

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People paint rangolis outside their home ahead of Makar Sakranti festival, in Lankamura village on the outskirts of Agartala.

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Police personnel control protestors during the 48-hour-long nationwide general strike called by central trade unions protesting against the "anti-people" policies of the Centre, in Agartala.

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Activists under various student union outfits protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, in Khumulwng, West Tripura.

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Roads being blocked during the 48-hour-long nationwide general strike called by central trade unions protesting against the "anti-people" policies of the Centre, in Agartala.

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India-Bangladesh flag lowering ceremony, Akhaura border, Agartala, Tripura

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India-Bangladesh flag lowering ceremony, Akhaura border, Agartala, Tripura

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Workers spread 'papad', a disc-shaped food made from seasoned dough, to sun-dry, in Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb reviews the parade during the Police Week Parade-2019, in Agartala.

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Nurses hold babies who were born on the first day of the new year 2019, in Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb with ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar and her coach Bishweshwar Nandi (L) releases a book on New Year's eve in Agartala.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President Amit Shah, new Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb during the swearing-in ceremony of the newly elected ministers, in Agartala, Friday, March 09, 2018.

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People visit a church for a mass prayer during Christmas Day celebrations in Agartala.

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Artists perform puppetry at India Puppetry festival, in Agartala.

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India's ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar flanked by winners of the 64th National Games, in Agartala.

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School students cross a road during rains, in Agartala.

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Congress workers celebrate the party's performance in the Assembly elections of Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh, at the party office in Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb interacts with the Union Tourism Minister Alphons Kannanthanam during the inauguration of 7th International Tourism Mart (ITM), in Agartala.

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Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb offer prayers during the Chhat Puja at a pool in Agartala.

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Devotees offer prayers to the setting Sun during the Chhat Puja at a pool in Agartala.

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