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Kanyakumari

A woman shows thumbs up as she receives a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, at a vaccination camp organised by Nagercoil Municipal Corporation, at Hindu college in Kanyakumari district.

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Beneficiaries wait to receive the COVID-19 vaccine dose at a vaccination camp at Vetoornimadam Saint Alozhious school, in Kanyakumari.

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A medic inoculates a dose of Covid-19 vaccine at a camp for differently-abled, at the SMRV school vaccination centre, in Kanyakumari.

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A view of the sea side area, at Kanyakumari district.

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People wade through a flooded road after water overflows due to heavy rain at Putherry Chengulam pond in Kanyakumari.

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A road damages after water overflows due to heavy rain at Nedungulampond in Kanyakumari.

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An ambulance wades through a water-logged road after heavy rain due to cyclone Yaas in Kanyakumari.

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A flooded house after heavy rains owing to Cyclone Yaas, in Kanyakumari district.

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Beneficiaries wait in a queue to receive the COVID-19 vaccine dose at a vaccination camp organised by the Nagercoil Municipal Corporation in Kanyakumari.

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Municipal Corporation arranges mobile vegetable vehicles for its wards during COVID-induced one week complete lockdown in Kanyakumari.

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People arriving from other states register themselves during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in Kanyakumari district.

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Lok Sabha member Vijayvasant visits the area where thousands of banana trees collapsed due to cyclone Tauktae, in Kanyakumari.

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A huge tidal wave due to the cyclone Tauktae at a seashore in Puthurai, in Kanyakumari district.

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An old woman smiles after receiving first installment of the Corona Relief fund by Tamil Nadu govt, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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People buy vegetables adhering to social distancing norms, amid surge in COVID-19 cases, in Kanyakumari district.

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Congress candidate Vijay Vasanth recives certificate after winning the bypoll of Lok Sabha seat against his nearest rival and former union minister Pon Radhakrishnan, in Kanyakumari.

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Police personnel stand guard ahead of counting day in Kanyakumari.

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Health workers distribute food to Covid-19 patients in Kottar Ayurvedha medical college at Kanyakumari district.

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A worker disinfects buses, amid rise in COVID-19 cases across the country, in Kanyakumari.

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A health worker, wearing PPE, sanitises a SETC bus as coronavirus cases surge across the country, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Relatives and family members wearing PPE perform prayers before cremating the body of a person who died of COVID-19, amid the ongoing surge in coronavirus cases, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Voters being screened for COVID-19 symptoms at polling station, during voting for Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, in Kanyakumari district.

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Workers unload wheel-chairs as part of preparaton on the eve of Kanyakumari Lok Sabha bypoll, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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A worker sanitizes an election booth, amid coronavirus pandemic, in Kanyakumari district.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses an election campaign, ahead of Tamil Nadu assembly polls, in Kanyakumari.

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DMK Youth Wing leader Udhayanidhi Stalin during an election campaign ahead of the state assembly polls, at Vadasery in Kanyakumari.

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DMK President M. K. Stalin addresses an election campaign rally at Thuckalay in Kanyakumari district.

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BJP candidate Pon Radhakrishnan (L) and Congress candidate Vijay Vasanth after they filed their nomination papers to District Presiding Officer M. Aravind for Lok Sabha bypolls, at the Collectorate in Kanyakumari.

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Congress candidate Vijay Vasanth (C) files his nomination papers to District Presiding Officer M. Aravind for Lok Sabha bypolls, at the Collectorate in Kanyakumari.

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BJP leader Pon Radhakrishnan files his nomination papers, ahead of the Tamil Nadu assembly polls, in Kanyakumari.

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Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah meets supporters at the launch of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) Vetri Kodi Eandhi, a door-to-door campaign for Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, at Suchindram, Kanyakumari.

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Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah offers prayers at Lord Thanumalayan temple, in Kanyakumari.

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Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah waves at party supporters during his visit to Lord Thanumalayan temple, in Kanyakumari.

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Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah poses for selfies with a supporter at the launch of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) Vetri Kodi Eandhi, a door-to-door campaign for Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, at Suchindram, Kanyakumari.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah at the launch of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) Vetri Kodi Eandhi, a door-to-door campaign, for Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, at Suchindram, Kanyakumari.

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Ayyavazhi devotees participate in a procession to mark Ayya Vaikunda Avataram or Vaikunda Jayanti, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Cleaning workers of Nagercoil Municipal Corporation exercise during morning hours, in Kanyakumari.

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Security personnel conduct a flag march, ahead of the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, in Kanyakumari district.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi does push-ups with a school student obliging her challenge, at St. Joseph's Matric Hr. Sec. School, during his election campaign for Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, at Mulagumoodu in Kanyakumari district.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi meets the family members of late Kanyakumari MP H Vasanthakumar after paying him tribute at his memorial, during his election campaign for Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, in Kanyakumari district.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during his election campaign for the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, at Church Road in Kanyakumari district.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during his election campaign forthe upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, at Church Road in Kanyakumari district.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi pays homage to late Kanyakumari MP H Vasanthakumar at Vasanth Kumar Memorial during his election campaign for Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, in Kanyakumari district.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi interacts with kids at roadside tea shop during his election campaign for the forthcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly polls, in Kanyakumari district.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives at Kanyakumari.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives at Kanyakumari.

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Christians visit the Saint Xavier Church for an Ash Wednesday mass, in Kanyakumari district.

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Devotees take part in a procession during Nagercoil Nagaraja Temple's Thai Festival Therottam, in Kanyakumari district.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi's brother Prahlad Modi visits Nagercoil Nagaraja Temple, in Kanyakumari district.

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Artists make a 'rangoli' during an awareness program ahead of the 'National Voters Day' celebration, in Kanyakumari.

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Students undergo thermal screening after schools reopened for 10 and 12 standard pupils, following allowance by authorities since its closure from March 19, 2019 due to coronavirus pandemic, in Kanyakumari.

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People take part in a cattle-worship to celebrate 'Mattu Pongal' at Suchindum Thanumalaya temple in Kanyakumari district.

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Women along with children look for clothes from charred remains at a gutted shop after a fire broke out near the Gandhi Mandapam at the seashore in Kanyakumari. Nearly 70 shops were gutted in the fire.

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Women along with children look for clothes from charred remains at a gutted shop after a fire broke out near the Gandhi Mandapam at the seashore in Kanyakumari. Nearly 70 shops were gutted in the fire.

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Devotees take part in 'Margazhi' festival at Sthanumalayan Temple, Suchindram in Kanyakumari district.

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People pay tribute to the victims of 2004 Tsunami to mark its 16th anniversary, in Kanyakumari.

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Tamil Nadu CM Edapadi K Palaniswami poses for a photograph with students of government schools, who got admission in medical colleges under the govt's 7.5 percent quota, at Arumanai in Kanyakumari.

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Makkal Neethi Mayyam (MNM) Chief Kamal Haasan wears a mask during a meeting with party officials ahead of Tamil Nadu assembly elections 2021, in Kanyakumari district.

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Students of Women's Christian College read in the premises of the college after authorities allowed its reopening since the COVID-19 lockdown in March, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Precautionary measures being taken by fishermen near a sea in view of Cyclone Burevi, in Kanyakumari.

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Fishermen shift their boats and other belongings ahead of Cyclone Buveri, in Kanyakumari.

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Fishermen shift their boats and other belongings ahead of Cyclone Buveri, in Kanyakumari.

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Fishermen shift their boats and other belongings ahead of Cyclone Buveri, in Kanyakumari.

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Tamil Nadu Disaster Response Force (TNDRF) personnel prepare themselves ahead of Cyclone Burevi, in Kanyakumari.

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Disaster management teams arrive to create awareness among people residing near the seashore in the view of Cyclone Burevi, in Kanyakumari.

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Vehicles ply on a road during heavy rainfall at Nagercoil, in Kanyakumari district.

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People sit near a sea after the water level sank suddenly, in Kanyakumari.

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Sea waves crash ashore near Thiruvalluvar Statue, following rainfall in Kanyakumari district.

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Sea waves crash ashore near Thiruvalluvar Statue, following rainfall in Kanyakumari district.

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Students stand in a queue to collect their SSLC examination hall ticket, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kanyakumari district.

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An earthmover removes debris near a railway track after a landslide occurred due to heavy rain on Sunday night, at Thickanamcode in Kanyakumari.

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A worker sanitses Nagaraja temple ahead of its reopening, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Kanyakumari district.

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Workers in protective suits cremate a COVID-19 victim at a gas-cremation centre in Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Migrant workers from Bihar arrive to board a special train for their home-state, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Road along the Sanguthurai beach is damaged owing to sea erosion, in Kanyakumari dist.

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Residents wade through a flooded locality after heavy rains at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Corporation workers seal the Kesavathiruppapuram area after detection of COVID-19 cases, in Nagercoil, Kanyakumari district.

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A commuter is seen stuck in a flooded street following heavy rainfall, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, at Naperville in Kanyakumari district.

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Kanyakumari Medical College Hospital deen Suganthi Rajakumari gifts fruits to a patient who recovered from COVID-19, during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kanyakumari district.

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Medics wearing protective suits collect swab samples for COVID-19 test of vegetable vendors, who had shops in Vadasery bus stand, during the nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kanyakumari District.

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Sanitary workers receive eggs from the municipal corporation during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Nagercoil of Kanyakumari district,. 30 eggs were given to each workers.

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Workers unload sacks of rice from a train, which has arrived from Andra Pradesh during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kanyakumari.

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Workers wearing protective suits demonstrate the cremation process at Nagercoil Corporation's gas cremation centre in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in Kanyakumari district.

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A vendor sells home-stitched masks during the nationwide lockdown imposed to curb the coronavirus pandemic, in Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu.

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Nagercoil Corporation provided special suits to those working in the areas where COVID-19 patients are treated, in Kanyakumari.

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Nagercoil Corporation workers spray disinfectants on roads amid concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 disease, caused by the novel coronavirus, during total lockdown, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari.

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A view of deserted roads during nation-wide lockdown in wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kanyakumari.

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Nagercoil Corporation worker sprays disinfectants on a road amid concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 disease, caused by the novel coronavirus, during total lockdown, in Kanyakumari.

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Cobblers wearing masks amid coronavirus pandemics repair shoes during the lockdown, in Kanyakumari.

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A deserted view of a market in the wake of deadly coronavirus, near a beach in Kanyakumari

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Students wearing maks in the wake of coronavirus pandemic pose for a photograph at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari district.

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Medic staff wash their hands in the wake of deadly coronavirus, at Kanyakumari Government Medical College.

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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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Crowd of protestors during a demonstration against Citizenship Amendement Act, at Nagercoil in Kanyakumari.

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People wait to cast their votes during rural local body electons in Kanyakumari district.

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An elderly woman being helped by a police jawan after she cast her votes during rural local body electons in Kanyakumari district.

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President Ram Nath Kovind during a visit to the Vivekananda Rock Memorial in Kanyakumari.

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Congress party supporters take part in a rally against Citizenship (Amendment) Act, in Kanyakumari district.

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Workers create a floating boundary to make it safe for sea bathers, in Kanyakumari.

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Fire and Police personnel help residents cross a flooded area following heavy rain in Kanyakumari district.

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