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Ambulances lined outside the COVID-19 ward at Government Civil Hospital, amid a spike in coronavirus cases in Ahmedabad.

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Police personnel stop people during a night curfew, amidst spike in coronavirus cases, in Ahmedabad.

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Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu visits the Saifee Villa in Dandi.

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People wait in a queue for their COVID-19 tests, at roadside testing camp in Ahmedabad.

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A health worker administers the COVISHIELD vaccine for COVID-19 at a residential area in Ahmedabad.

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India's Rohit Sharma bats during the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Rohit Sharma, left, celebrates with captain Virat Kohli after scoring fifty runs during the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, center, and batting partner Suryakumar Yadav, left, celebrate scoring runs during the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's captain Virat Kohli bats during the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's Dawid Malan, right, plays a shot during the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's Jofra Archer, right, is run-out by India's wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant, left, during the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, third left, interacts with the umpire after the dismissal of England's Jos Buttler during the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Shardul Thakur, second left, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of England's Dawid Malan during the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's captain Virat Kohli walks with the winners trophy after their win in the fifth Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. Indian won the series 3-2.

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England batsman Ben Stokes plays a shot during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian bowler S Thakur (2R) with teams celebrates the wicket of England batsman Ben Stokes during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian bowler Shardul Thakur (C) with team celebrates the wicket of England batsman Eoin Morgan during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England batsman Sam Curran gets clean bowled during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England batsman Ben Stokes plays a shot during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England cricketers celebrate the wicket of Indian batsman K L Rahul during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England cricketers celebrate the wicket of Indian batsman Suryakumar Yadav during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian batsman Suryakumar Yadav (L) celebrates his half century during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian Batsman Suryakumar Yadav plays a shot during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian batsman Rohit Sharma plays a shot during the fourth Twenty20 match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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A medic, wearing a PPE kit, conducts COVID-19 testing of a passenger as others wait for their turn, at a GSRTC bus terminal in Surat.

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A health worker wearing a PPE kit collects a swab sample from a passenger for COVID-19 test after he arrived from out of station via train, in Ahmedabad.

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Women labourers pull a cart laden with waste building material, in Ahmedabad.

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Bus Rapid Transit Systems (BRTS) buses parked inside the depot after authorities suspended transport services till further notice amid coronavirus pandemic, in Ahmedabad.

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Ragpickers sift through burning garbage in search of recyclable materials, at a dump yard in Ahmedabad.

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A general view of a deserted road after authorities imposed a night curfew in the city from today, in Ahmedabad.

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Visitors at Dada Harir Stepwell, in Ahmedabad. Built-in 1485 by Dada Harir, the Solanki architectural style sandstone stepwell is five stories deep. It is octagonal (8-sided polygon) in a plan at the top, built on the intricately carved large number of pillars. Each floor is spacious enough to provide for people to congregate.

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Indian captain Virat Kohli celebrates his half century with teammate Hardik Pandya during the third T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian batsmen Virat Kohli and Hardik Pandya run between the wickets during the third T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England cricketers celebrate the wicket of Indian batsman Ishan Kishan during the third T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Policemen stand near the vacant stand before the start of the third T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. In the wake of a sudden surge in COVID-19 cases in Ahmedabad, Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) has decided to organise remaining T20 International Matches between India and England without audiences.

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England cricket team with support staff pose for a group photo before the start of third T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's captain Virat Kohli reacts after batting partner Rishabh Pant hit a boundary during the second Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's Jonny Bairstow attempts to play a rising delivery during the second Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Shardul Thakur, second right celebrates the wicket of England's captain Eoin Morgan during the second Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's Sam Curran, center without cap celebrates the wicket of India's KL Rahul during the second Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Ishan Kishan, reacts as he walks back after his dismissal during the second Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's Adil Rashid, center, celebrates the dismissal of India's Ishan Kishan during the second Twenty20 cricket match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian captain Virat Kohli plays a shot during second T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian batsman Ishan Kishan plays a shot during second T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Fans cheer for team India before the start of the second T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England batsman D Malan plays a shot during second T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian bowler B Kumar (C) celebrates wicket of England batsman Joe Butler during second T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Fans cheer for team India before the start of the second T20 cricket match between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Workers filter dry colours ahead of 'Holi' festival, in Surat.

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India's Shreyas Iyer bats during the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi, at Sabarmati Ashram, in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

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Police attempt to stop Congress activists as they participate in 'Chhatra Adhikar March' in protest against unemployment, in Ahmedabad.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates curtain-raise activities of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ India@75, during its launch, in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Governor of Gujarat Acharya Devvrat, Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani and Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (Independent Charge), Prahlad Singh are also seen.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off a ‘Padyatra’ (Freedom March) from the Sabarmati Ashram, on the occasion of the launch of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ India@75, in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

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Artists perform during the flag-off ceremony of the Dandi March or Salt Movement to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, in Ahmedabad.

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Artists perform during the flag-off ceremony of the Dandi March or Salt Movement to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, in Ahmedabad.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off the Dandi March or Salt Movement to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, in Ahmedabad.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the flag-off ceremony of the Dandi March or Salt Movement to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, in Ahmedabad. The Salt Movement, which took place from March to April 1930, was an act of civil disobedience led by Mahatma Gandhi to protest against British rule in the country.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the flag-off ceremony of the Dandi March or Salt Movement to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, in Ahmedabad. The Salt Movement, which took place from March to April 1930, was an act of civil disobedience led by Mahatma Gandhi to protest against British rule in the country.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the flag-off ceremony of the Dandi March or Salt Movement to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, in Ahmedabad. The Salt Movement, which took place from March to April 1930, was an act of civil disobedience led by Mahatma Gandhi to protest against British rule in the country.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets during the flag-off ceremony of the Dandi March or Salt Movement to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, in Ahmedabad. The Salt Movement, which took place from March to April 1930, was an act of civil disobedience led by Mahatma Gandhi to protest against British rule in the country.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off the Dandi March or Salt March to celebrate the 75th anniversary of India’s Independence, in Ahmedabad. The Salt March, which took place from March to April 1930, was an act of civil disobedience led by Mahatma Gandhi to protest against British rule in the country.

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England's Jonny Bairstow bats at the net during a training session ahead of the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad.

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England's cricket team players perform stretching exercises during a training session ahead of the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad.

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Devotees perform 'Abhishekam' to Lord Shiva on the occasion of 'Maha Shivaratri' festival, at Shiva temple in Ahmedabad.

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Devotees perform 'Abhishekam' to Lord Shiva on the occasion of 'Maha Shivaratri' festival, at Shiva temple in Ahmedabad.

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England's Jason Roy, right watches teamate Jofra Archer bat in the nets during a training session ahead of the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad.

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England players run during a training session ahead of the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad.

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Workers dry roll Trinamool Congress flags after being manufactured at a factory for the upcoming Assembly polls in several states, in Ahmedabad.

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A cricket fan shows tickets of the T20 cricket series match between India and England, outside Narendra Modi Stadium, in Ahmedabad.

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India's K.L.Rahul bats at the nets during a training session ahead of the first Twenty20 cricket match between India and England in Ahmedabad.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli plays football with teammates during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli speaks to teammates and coaching staff during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian cricket players Shikhar Dhawan and Shreyas Iyer during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli with Hardik Pandya, Shreyas Iyer, Y Chahal and other teammates during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli plays football with teammates during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan (R) and skipper Virat Kohli (L) play football with teammates during a training session, ahead of T20 cricket series between India and England, at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Priests of Swaminarayan temple wait for their turn to receive the first dose of Covid vaccine, during the second phase of the countrywide inoculation drive, at a temple in Ahmedabad.

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Women workers collect sun-dried chillies at a farm in Shertha village on the outskirts of Ahmedabad.

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A worker collects sun-dried chillies at a farm in Shertha village, on the outskirts of Ahmedabad.

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A policeman stands on a weighing machine on a street, in Ahmedabad.

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A vendor waits for customers to sell cocks at weekly Chor Bazar, also known as ‘Gujari’ or ‘Ravivari’ bazar, in Ahmedabad.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, left, and teammates pose with the winners trophy after their win on the third day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad. India won the series 3-1.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits an exhibition of innovations by our armed forces during Combined Commanders’ Conference at Kevadia, in Narmada district.

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Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu at the foundation stone laying ceremony of Nirali Multi-Speciality Hospital, in Navsari, Gujarat.

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India's Rishabh Pant reacts as he walks off the field after losing his wicket during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Washington Sundar plays as shot past England's Ollie Pope during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Rishabh Pant raises his bat to celebrate scoring fifty runs during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Washington Sundar bats during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh interacts with the Tri-service Commanders at the Combined Commanders’ Conference at Kevadia in Narmada district of Gujarat.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at the Combined Commanders’ Conference at Kevadia in Narmada district of Gujarat

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England's Dominic Bess bowls during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's Dominic Bess reacts after India's Washington Sundar hit a boundary on his delivery during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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India's Rohit Sharma walks off the field after losing his wicket during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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Gujarat Deputy chief Minister Nitin Patel Showing victory sign after receive first dose of COVISHIELD, a COVID-19 vaccine during second round of vaccination inside the Sola Civil Government hospital in Ahmedabad.

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England's Ben Stokes celebrates the dismissal of India's Rohit Sharma during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's Ben Stokes, second left, and teammates celebrate the dismissal of India's Rohit Sharma during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's James Anderson, third right, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of India's Ajinkya Rahane during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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England's James Anderson, second left, and teammates celebrate the dismissal of India's Ajinkya Rahane, right, during the second day of fourth cricket test match between India and England at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

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