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Security personnel sing 'Bande Utkal Janani', Odisha's unofficial state song to motivate COVID-19 warriors in front of Jagannath Temple, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Police Seva Bhawan in Bhubaneswar.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik holds a review meeting after conducting an aerial survey of Cyclone Amphan-hit areas of state, in Bhubaneswar.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at Biju Patnaik Airport to take stock of the situation arising due to Cyclone Amphan, in Bhubaneswar.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being greeted on his arrival by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and State Governor Ganeshi Lal, at the Biju Patnaik Airport in Bhubaneswar.

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Migrants from southern states ride atop a truck on NH-16 to reach their native places, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Bhubaneswar.

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Security personnel and passengers stand in queues at Bhubaneswar railway station to board a special train to New Delhi following the resumption of passenger train services by Indian Railways, amid the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Bhubaneswar.

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Passengers walk to board a train to reach New Delhi at a railway station following the resumption of passenger train services by the Indian Railways in a graded manner, during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Bhubaneswar

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CISF personnel stand in queues while waiting to board Rajdhani Express to reach New Delhi at a railway station following the resumption of passenger train services by the Indian Railways in a graded manner, during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Bhubaneswar.

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An Indian Air Force chopper showers flowers on medical professional at Kalinga Institute of Medical Science to express gratitude towards them in fighting COVID-19, in Bhubaneswar. Armed Forces are paying salute to all COVID-19 warriors with a host of activities across the country.

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Odisha Governor Prof. Ganeshi Lal (L) administers the oath of office to to Justice Mohammad Rafiq (R) as the new Chief Justice of the High Court of Odisha, during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Bhubaneswar

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik wearing a face mask during a meeting with Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray via video conferencing about the transportation of migrant workers, in Bhubaneswar.

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A medic works on a sample for COVID-19 Rapid Test at a camp during the nationwide lockdown imposed in a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus, in Bhubaneswar.

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Vegetable and fruit vendors follow social-distancing guidelines while arranging their shops at a makeshift market in Lingaraj temple complex, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown in Bhubaneswar.

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Police personnel patrol during the nationwide lockdown near the chariot of Lord Lingaraj after the annual Rukuna Rath yatra festival was suspended in wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bhubaneswar.

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MLAs, wearing face masks, enter the State Convention Centre after proper sanitisation, during the 2nd phase of the Budget Session, amid the nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bhubaneswar.

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Volunteers distribute food among the needy during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bhubaneswar

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Locals buy fishes from a market during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bhubaneswar.

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A flyover wears a deserted look during 'Janata curfew' in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Bhubaneswar. PM Modi proposed a 'Janata curfew' between 7 am and 9 pm as part of social distancing to check the spread of the deadly virus. The number of coronavirus cases across the country rose to above 320 on Sunday.

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Security personnel wear masks to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, at Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar

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Sprinter Dutee Chand poses for photographs with her gold medal after winning the 100m dash during the Khelo India University Games 2020, in Bhubaneswar.

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Indian hockey players interact with fans after their victory against Australia during FIH (PRO) league match at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. India won by shootout ( 3-1) after drawing the game 2-2.

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Indian and Australian hockey players in action during FIH (PRO) league match at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar. India won by shootout ( 3-1) after drawing the game 2-2.

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Indian hockey players celebrate during their match against Belgium in the FIH Pro League at the Kalinga Hockey Stadium in Bhubaneswar. India won the match 2-1.

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Indian hockey players during their match against Belgium in the FIH Pro League at the Kalinga Hockey Stadium in Bhubaneswar. India won the match 2-1.

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Members of Minority Welfare Association part in a peaceful protest rally against the Citizenship Amendment Act and NRC, in Bhubaneswar.

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik meets with FIFA tournament director of the local organising committee (LOC) Roma Khanna and Oliver Vogt, FIFA tournaments and events division ahead of U-17 Women’s World Cup Football 2020, in Bhubaneswar.

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik with the actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan during a meeting at his residence, in Bhubaneswar

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Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and Dharmendra Pradhan attend the convocation ceremony of Siksha 'O' Anusandhan Deemed to be University, in Bhubaneswar

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik during FIH Olympics qualifyers 2019 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar

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Indian Hockey team captain Manpreet Singh receives a memento from FIH President Narinder Batra after they qualify for upcoming Tokyo Olymic,2020 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Indian Women's Hockey team captain Rani Rampal receives a memento from FIH President Narinder Batra after they qualify for upcoming Tokyo Olymic,2020 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Indian supporters celebrate with national flags,at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Indian Captain Manpreet Singh reacts at the end of match against Russia during FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers 2019(Men),and they qualify for upcoming Tokyo Olympic 2020 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Indian Men's Hockey team poses for group photo after they qualify for upcoming Tokyo Olympic,2020 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Indian Women Hockey team poses for group photo after they qualify for upcoming Tokyo Olympic,2020 at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

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Rupinder Singh (3) of India jubilate with teammates after scoring goal against Russia during FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers 2019 (Men), at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Mandeep Singh of India tries to beat a Russian defender to score a goal for his team during FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers 2019 (Men), at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Indian Captain Rani Rampal scores a goal against USA during FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers 2019 (Women), at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Indian Women's Hockey team celebrate after qualifying for Tokyo Olympic at the end of FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers 2019(Women) against USA, at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha

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Indian Women Hockey team celebrate after they qualify for Tokyo Olympic at the end of FIH Hockey Olympic Qualifiers 2019 (Women) against USA, at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

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President Ram Nath Kovind with his wife Savita plants a Parijata sapling in the premises of Raj Bhavan as Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal looks on, in Bhubaneswar.

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A view of burnt cars set on fire by a group of unidentified miscreants at the official residence of BJD (Biju Janata Dal) MLA Braja Kishore Pradhan, in Bhubaneswar.

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Public transport is not popular in Bhubaneswar

Photograph by Sanjib Mukherjee

A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall, in Bhubaneswar.

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A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall, in Bhubaneswar.

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A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall, in Bhubaneswar.

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A view of the destruction caused by Cyclone Fani after its landfall, in Bhubaneswar.

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Film actor Anu Choudhury shows her inked finger after casting vote at a polling booth, during the 3rd phase of Lok Sabha elections in Bhubaneswar

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Young and first-time voter with her grand parent at a polling centre in Bhubaneswar

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Voters gathered outside a polling booth in Bhubaneswar

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Former Biju Janata Dal (BJD) minister and Pipili constituency candidate Pradeep Maharathy arrested by police in connection with the alleged attack on Election Commission flying squad team, in Bhuvneshwar

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Odisha Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik shows his inked marked finger after casting vote, during the third phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, at a polling station in Bhubaneswar

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at the supporters during his election campaign road show for the Lok Sabha polls, in Bhubaneswar

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Naveen Patnaik with Narendra Modi in Bhubaneswar, December 2018

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Indian hockey team players pose for a group photo at Biju Patnaik International airport as they leave for Oman for Asian Championship, in Bhubaneswar.

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Students of XIM, Bhubaneswar between classes

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Anganwadi workers in a rally organised by Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) demanding increases n their wages in front of Odisha assembly, in Bhubaneswar.

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NDRF, ODRAF and Police carrying out rescue works after a portion of an underconstruction Railway overbridge collapsed in Bhubaneswar.

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Injured are being treated at a hospital after a portion of an underconstruction Railway overbridge collapsed in Bhubaneswar.

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NDRF, ODRAF and Police carrying out rescue works after a portion of an underconstruction Railway overbridge collapsed in Bhubaneswar.

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People crowd near the site of mishap where an under-construction ovebridge collapsed at Bomikhal in Bhubaneswar.

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BJP President Amit Shah and other leaders during the party's workers conference in Bhubaneswar.

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BJP President Amit Shah addressing party workers during the party workers' conference in Bhubaneswar.

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BJP National President Amit Shah, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan & BJP State President Basanta Panda wave to supporters during a visit to Lord Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar.

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People gather outside the private Sum Hospital after a fire broke out in its intensive care unit, in Bhubaneswar, Orissa.

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Congress workers block the National Highway during Odisha Bandh called by them on Mahanadi water controversy, in Bhubaneswar.

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Transgenders hold up their voter ID cards in Bhubaneswar

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A fisherman prayers to a partial solar eclipse seen in the sky over Bay of Bengal, at Konark 60 kilometers from Bhubaneswar.

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Union Minister of Water Resources Uma Bharti (L) with Odhisa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik in Bhubaneswar, Orissa.

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A woman carries harvested paddy, unmilled rice, on her head as her child follows back her home on the outskirts of the eastern Indian city Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

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Former Union Minister Jairam Ramesh with Odisha state Congress president Prasad Harichandan at Congress bhawan in Bhubaneswar.

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Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture of former President APJ Abdul Kalam to pay him tributes on his 84th birth anniversary at Golden Sea Beach, Puri, Odisha.

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Tribals perform during a road carnival to mark the World Tourism Day in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.

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Activists of a trade union group stop a vehicle to keep it off the road during a daylong nationwide strike in Bhubaneswar.

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A man walks on deserted rail tracks at the city railway station during a daylong nationwide strike in Bhubaneswar.

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An activist of the trade union group holds a party flag as he walks past a burning tyre set up as a road blockade during a daylong nationwide strike in Bhubaneswar.

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Activists of a trade union group stop motorcyclists to keep vehicles off the road during a daylong nationwide strike in the eastern Indian city Bhubaneswar.

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A shopkeeper displays the working of an air cooler to a customers at a market on a hot summer day in Hyderabad.

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Tribal students take out a silent rally in Bhubaneswar

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Pranab Mukherjee, Jagannath Temple, Puri, Bhubaneswar The titular head of the country seeks blessings from the administrator of the universe. Pranab took keen interest in renovation efforts during a visit this year.

AIDS activists during an awareness campaign on World AIDS day in Bhubaneswar.

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Odisha's first Grand Master Debasish Das being welcomed by his fans and family members on his arrival in Bhubaneswar.

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Police lathi charge on Youth Congress workers in front of Naveen Niwas during their demonstration in Bhubaneswar.

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Women travel in a special bus launched for them on the occasion of International Women's Day in Bhubaneswar.

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Teachers and employees of block grant schools pelting stones at police during their protest demanding full grant in front of the State Assembly, in Bhubaneswar.

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Police charge lathis on the block grand teachers and employees of bloch grant schools of during protest rally demanding full grant in front of State Assembly, in Bhubaneswar.

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Girls take part in a rally to demand security for women in public places in Bhubaneswar.

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Homeless keep warm around a bonfire on a cold morning in Bhubaneswar.

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Sex workers condole the death of Delhi gang-rape victim in Bhubaneswar.

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BJP activists burn an effigy of Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi as they protest against the hike of cooking gas prices in Bhubaneswar.

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Dhanush missile is successfully test-fired from a Naval ship in the Bay of Bengal sea near Chandipur coast, in Bhubaneswar.

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Circle of reason XIM, Bhubaneswar

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CPI activists hold LPG cylinders as they take part in a protest march against the price hike of LPG and diesel in Bhubaneswar.

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A village farmer inspects an agricultural field on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar.

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Prime Minister of Bhutan Lyonchhen Jigmi Y. Thinley during a visit to the peace temple Dhauli in Bhubaneswar.

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A policeman fires a tear-gas shell on Congress workers during a mass rally in Bhubaneswar.

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Protesters of the congress party run as policemen try to catch them amidst tear gas smoke during a protest outside the Orissa state legislature building in Bhubaneswar.

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People help an injured police woman after a clash between Congress workers and the police during a protest over coal blocks allocation, in Bhubaneswar.

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Policeman carry an injured Congress worker after a protest over coal blocks allocation turned violent in Bhubaneswar.

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Congress workers chase away a policewoman during a protest over coal blocks allocation in Bhubaneswar.

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