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Punjab police personnel stand guard Khairuddin Jama Masjid during Punjab band call given by shiv sena against the killing of Amarnath pilgrims in Amritsar.

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Members of the All India Anti Terrorist Front (AIATF) burning a Pakistani flag during a protest against the terrorist attack on Amarnath pilgrims, in Amritsar.

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Commuters wade through a water-logged street after heavy rainfall in Amritsar.

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Local traders raise slogans to protest against the goods and services tax (GST) during a day-long strike in Amritsar.

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Students hold placards during an environmental awareness march held to mark the 440th Foundation Day in Amritsar.

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Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal with Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu after presenting the state budget for the year 2017-18, in the state Assembly.

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A closed wholesale market during a strike in protest against the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in Amritsar.

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Farmers plant paddy seedlings in a field in a village near Amritsar.

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SAD leader Sukhbir Singh Badal addressing press urging Punjab Governor B S Badnore to ensure probe by national investigating agencies in the alleged sand mining scam involving Amarinder Singh-led government.

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Farmers shout anti- government slogans during a demonstration outside the Deputy Commissioner Office in Amritsar.

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Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members take part in protest dharna against alleged failure of Congress government and non fulfilment of its pre-poll promises, in Amritsar.

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Rapid Action Force (RAF) personnel stand guard on the eve of Operation Blue Star anniversary in Amritsar.

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Activists of Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) holding banners and placards carry out a march amidst high security on the eve of the 33rd anniversary of Operation Blue Star, in Amritsar.

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Activists of Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) hold banners and placards as they take part in a march on the eve of the 33rd anniversary of Operation Blue Star, in Amritsar.

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Jawans of paramilitary forces searching a vehicle ahead of the anniversary of Operation Bluestar, in Amritsar.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and other AAP leaders pay obeisance at Golden Temple, in Amritsar.

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Amritsar rural police and BSF arrested two cross border terrorists and recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition near Indo pak border.

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Fireworks at Golden Temple on the occasion of Guru Gaddi diwas of sixth Sikh Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji, in Amritsar.

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Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu with Manpreet Singh Badal and Amritsar MP Gurjeet Singh Aujla addressing the media regarding the new development projects, in Amritsar.

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Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, PPCC President Sunil Jakhar, Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and other Congress leaders paying tribute at Jallianwalabagh, in Amritsar.

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Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, PPCC President Sunil Jakhar and Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu being presented a memento by SGPC members at Golden Temple, in Amritsar.

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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh along with other congress leaders shares sympathies with the family members of martyr solider Parmjeet Singh at Vain Poin village near Amritsar.

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Bharawan Da Dhaba, Town Hall, Amritsar

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Late Naib Subedar Paramjit Singh's mother mourns near her son's body on its arrival at their village Vain Poin, some 40kms from Amritsar. Singh was killed on Monday by the Pakistan army and his body was mutilated while he was patrolling in Krishna Ghati area of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Relatives and friends comfort the wife of late soldier Naib Subedar Paramjit Singh at Vein Poin village, 42 km (26 miles) south Amritsar.

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Cremation pyre of soldier Naib Subedar Paramjit Singh, from 22 Sikh unit, at Vein Poin village, 42 km (26 miles) south Amritsar.

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Mourners gather around the coffin of soldier Naib Subedar Paramjit Singh, from 22 Sikh unit, at Vein Poin village, 42 km (26 miles) south Amritsar.

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Relatives and friends carry the coffin of soldier Naib Subedar Paramjit Singh, from 22 Sikh unit, at Vein Poin village, 42 km (26 miles) south Amritsar. Two soldiers were killed and their bodies mutilated Monday in an ambush by Pakistani soldiers along the highly militarized de facto border that divides the region of Kashmir between the nuclear-armed rivals, the Indian army said. But Pakistan denied any such attack, calling the Indian claims false.

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Fireworks at Golden temple on the occasion of the Birth Anniversary of the second Guru of Sikhism Guru Angad Dev ji, in Amritsar.

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Students stage a protest outside the Khalsa College demanding justice for Harpreet Singh, a student of the institute, who allegedly committed suicide on Wednesday after he was not allowed to appear for his final-year examination, in Amritsar.

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Bollywood star and BJP candidate for Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat, Vinod Khanna with his wife Kavita at the Golden Temple in Amritsar.

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Daughter of CRPF martyr Inspector Raghbir Singh saluting her father's body during his funeral in village Sathiala, some 50 km from Amritsar. 25 CRPF personnel were killed in a Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.

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People taking part in a candle light vigil to pay tribute to CRPF personnel who were killed in Sukma Naxal attack, in Amritsar.

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A machine being used to harvest wheat crop at a field in a village on the outskirts of Amritsar.

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Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu visiting the fields where standing wheat crop was burnt to ashes following a spark from overhead high tension wire, near Amritsar.

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Canadian Defene Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan paying obeisance at Golden Temple at Amritsar, in Punjab.

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Counter Intelligence Unit of Punjab police producing two suspected terrorists Palwinder Singh (Ghodu) and Sandeep Kumar (Kaalu) for their links in European countries, in Amritsar.

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An illuminated view of the Golden Temple on the occasion of the Birth Anniversary of the Ninth Guru of Sikhism Guru Tegh Bahadur, in Amritsar.

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Sikh devotees shout religious slogans as they leave to board a special pilgrimage train bound for Pakistan to pay obeisance and to take part in Vaisakhi festival celebrations, in Amritsar.

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Students holding Indian flags shout patriotic slogans to pay tributes to the martyrs on the eve of the anniversary of Jallianwala Bagh massacre at the Jallianwala Bagh Martyrs' memorial, in Amritsar.

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Activists of All India Anti Terrorist Front (AIATF) hold national flags as they shout patriotic slogans to pay tributes to the martyrs on the eve of the anniversary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre, at the Jallianwala Bagh Martyrs' memorial, in Amritsar.

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Spiritual leader Radhe Maa feeding cows at a local Gaushala in Amritsar.

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Students of BBK DAV College performing Bhangra, Punjabi folk dance as they take part in Baisakhi festival celebrations at a wheat farm on the outskirts of Amritsar city.

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Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu during a meeting with Congress workers, in Amritsar.

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People, along with All India Anti Terrorist Front, taking a vow to safeguard the nation on the eve of death anniversary of Shaheed Bhagat Singh at Jallianwala Bagh, in Amritsar.

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Cricketer-turned politician and Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu paying obeisance at Golden temple after taking charge as the Punjab's Local Bodies Minister, in Amritsar.

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Former Cabinet minister and MLA Bikram Singh Majithia addressing the media regarding the attack on a dalit family allegedly by Congress activists, in Amritsar.

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Thousands of Sikh devotees at 'Hola Mohalla' procession at the Golden Temple, in Amritsar.

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Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), BJP and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) activists protesting against attack on their cadres in Kerala, in Amritsar.

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90-year-old Madho Ram showing his indelible ink marked finger and voter ID card after casting his vote at a polling station in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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A first time voter (L) showing the indelible ink marked finger after casting vote at a polling station in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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85-year-old Mukhtar Singh is being helped by his relatives to reach to a polling station to cast his vote in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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Women showing their voter ID cards as they stand in a queue to cast their votes at a polling station in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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Women showing their voter ID cards as they stand in a queue to cast their votes at a polling station in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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People showing their voter ID cards as they stand in a queue to cast their votes at a polling station in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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An elderly voter is being applied the indelible ink after casting the vote at a polling station in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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The indelible ink is applied to a finger of a voter at a polling station in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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People showing their voter ID cards as they stand in a queue to cast their votes at a polling station in a village, about 25 km from Amritsar.

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Punjab Deputy Sukhbir Singh Badal seeking divine blessings at Golden Temple on the eve of Punjab Assembly elections, in Amritsar.

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Officials with Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) leave for their polling booths for the Punjab assembly elections, in Amritsar.

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Officials collecting Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) as they leave for their polling booths for the Punjab assembly elections, in Amritsar.

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People following the Union Budget 2017-18, on TV at showroom, in Amritsar.

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Bollywood Actor Shah Rukh Khan with his son paying obeisance at Golden temple, in Amritsar.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during an election road show, in Amritsar.

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Suppporters of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during a Road show, in Amritsar.

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BSF DIG JS Oberoi, along with other officials showcasing 4 kg heroin seized near Pulmoran border outpost, in Amritsar.

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BJP president Amit Shah being garlanded during Vijay Sankalp yatra rally at Amritsar.

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BSF Officials showing seizure of 03 Nos of 7.63 mm Pistol (China made) and others, in the area of responsibility of Border out Post Daoke near Amritsar.

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Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener Arvind Kejriwal addresses a public rally at Naag Kalan village in Majitha constituency, in Amritsar.

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A man pushes his cycle through heavy rains that lashed Amritsar.

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Army band performs during a "Know Your Army" exhibition, in Amritsar.

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Artist Jagjot Singh Rubal gives the final touches to a portrait of US President-elect Donald J. Trump, on the eve of his inauguration ceremony, in Amritsar.

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Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President Amarinder Singh and Congress party candidate, former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu and other Congress leaders during a joint press conference, in Amritsar.

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Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President Amarinder Singh and Congress party candidate and former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu during a joint press conference, in Amritsar.

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Navjot Kaur Sidhu, wife of former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu, filing her nomination papers as a covering candidate for her husband who is contesting the upcoming Assembly elections, in Amritsar.

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Congress party candidate Navjot Singh Sidhu filing his nomination papers for the upcoming Assembly elections, in Amritsar.

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Paramilitary personnel and Punjab Police carrying out a flag march upon their deployment, in wake of increased security measures ahead of upcoming assembly elections, in Amritsar.

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Former BJP MP turned Congressman Navjot Singh Sidhu along with other congress leaders near the golden temple, in Amritsar.

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A worker prepares coloured kite strings ahead of the Lohri festival, in Amritsar.

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with Union Minister of Steel, Mines, Labour and Employment Narendra Singh Tomar and other BJP leaders during a function organised on the culmination of BJP's Sankalp Yatra, in Amritsar.

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Devotees pile up in huge number to offer prayers on the occasion of the 350th birth anniversary of the tenth Sikh Guru Gobind Singh at Golden temple, in Amritsar.

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Illuminated Golden Temple on the occasion of 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, in Amritsar.

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Sikh devotees take part in a procession at the Golden Temple on the eve of the 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, in Amritsar.

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AAP national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with party candidate from Majitha constituency Himat Singh Shergil addressing a press conference, in Amritsar.

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AAP national convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal along with Party leader and Candidate from Majitha constituency Himmat Singh Shergill paying obeisance at Gurdwara Beri Sahib before a road show in Boparai Village near Amritsar.

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AAP national convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal along with party leader Sanjay Singh, Gurpreet Guggi and candidate from Majitha constituency Himmat Singh Shergill during a road show in Boparai Village near Amritsar.

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Officials prepare documents of the 220 released Indian fisherman at a Red Cross center, before they leave for their home state of Gujarat, in Amritsar.

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A view of the illuminated St Paul's Church ahead of Christmas celebrations in Amritsar.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal along with others during a AAP party's 'Majha Fateh' rally in Majitha about 20 kms from Amritsar.

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A lady vegetable vendor waits for the customers during a foggy winter morning, in Amritsar.

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Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla eating langar after paying obeisance at Golden Temple, in Amritsar.

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Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal along with Veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor and Randhir Kapoor during the inauguration ceremony of the historic Gobindgarh fort, in Amritsar.

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People commuting at road covered with thick layer of fog near the India Gate, in Amritsar.

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Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convener Arvind Kejriwa addresses a party rally in Tangra, about 25 kms from Amritsar.

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Devotees visit the Golden Temple amid a thick blanket of fog, in Amritsar.

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Doing service in the Golden Temple’s fam­ous langar tots up those points for charity for the great and good. It would have been on the mind of Bhutan’s Queen Mother, Ashi Sangay Wangchuk, when she visited with her delegation. Hot rotis were her specialisation.

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Bhutan's Queen Mother Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck along with her sister making rotis for langar at Golden Temple, in Amritsar.

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Pakistan Prime Minister's Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz at the inauguration of the 6th Heart of Asia Conference, in Amritsar.

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with Afghanistan's deputy Foreign Minister Hikmat Karzai at a joint press conference after the 6th Heart of Asia Conference, in Amritsar. Foreign Secretary, S. Jaishankar is also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets a delegate during the inauguration of the 6th Heart of Asia Ministerial Conference, in Amritsar.

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