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Health officials performs 'puja' on the arrival of the first consignment of COVID-19 vaccination at DMHO Koti in Hyderabad.

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Workers unload the first consignment of COVID-19 vaccination at State vaccine store, Koti in Hyderabad.

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Police detain activists of various cow protection organisations, who were staging a protest demanding ban on cow slaughter, in Hyderabad.

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A worker sprinkles disinfectant powder outside birds enclosure, as part of a preventive measure against Bird flu, at Nehru Zoological Park in Hyderabad.

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Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao congratulates Kumari Justice Hima Kohli, Chief Justice, High Court for the State of Telangana during the swearing-in ceremony at Raj Bhavan, in Hyderabad.

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Telangana Governor Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan along with Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao administers the oath of office to Kumari Justice Hima Kohli, as Chief Justice, High Court for the State of Telangana at Raj Bhavan, in Hyderabad.

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People walk past a poster placed outside a Government Hospital during a COVID-19 vaccine delivery system trial in Hyderabad.

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Contract employees of Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences collect funds to support farmers agitating on Delhi borders against new farm laws, in Hyderabad.

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Chefs and workers prepare cakes for the New Year celebrations, in old city of Hyderabad.

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Telangana DGP M Mahendar Reddy addresses his department's annual media conference at his office in Hyderabad.

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Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu releases the book titled 'Viplava Tapasvi - P.V.' written by Krishna Rao, in Hyderabad.

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MoS G Kishan Reddy participates in ‘Wear a Mask’ public awareness campaign at Nallakunta in Hyderabad.

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Christian devotees light candles at a church on Christmas eve, in Hyderabad.

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Christian devotees take part in a special mass prayer on Christmas eve, in Hyderabad.

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Illuminated St Joseph's Church ahead of the Christmas festival, in Hyderabad.

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BJP MLA M. Raghunandan Rao (R) hands over a cheque on behalf of a devotee to VHP Working President Alok Kumar, during a press conference as part of a fundraising campaign, scheduled to begin in Jan 2021, for the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, in Hyderabad.

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Indian Air Force (IAF) cadets march during a graduation parade at the Air Force Academy in Dundigal, on the outskirts of Hyderabad.

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Police personnel detain the activists of All India Students Federation (AISF) and All India Youth Federation (AIYF) during a protest against the new farm laws and for asking people to boycott Reliance products, in Hyderabad.

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State BJP Chief Bandi Sanjay Kumar along with newly elected GHMC Corporators and party leaders offers prayers, at Bhagyalaxmi Temple near Charminar in Hyderabad.

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Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu pays floral tribute to agronomist, I. V. Subba Rao, at the Rythu Nestham Award ceremony at Swarna Bharat Trust, in Hyderabad.

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Rajya Sabha Chairman and Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu being presented with four reports by Chairman of the Standing Committee K. Keshava Rao, in Hyderabad.

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Police investigate at the site where Himachal Pradesh Governor Bandaru Dattatreya narrowly escaped an accident at Choutuppal area near Hyderabad.

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TRS and Congress party leaders from Yellareddy constituency after joining BJP party in the presence of party National Vice President DK Aruna, in Hyderabad.

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Himachal Pradesh Governor Bandaru Dattatreya during his visit to Yadagirigutta Temple, in Yadadri Bhuvanagiri district.

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Hyderabad Commissioner of Police Anjani Kumar during a press conference after busting a gang of land grabbers, in Hyderabad.

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Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy inaugurates the National Centre for Divyang Empowerment (NCDE) at Hakimpet, in Secunderabad.

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BJP National President for OBC Morcha Dr. K. Laxman felicitates Telugu actor Vijayashanti after she joined BJP, at party office in Hyderabad.

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64 envoys from various countries arrive at Bharat Biotech to review the development of COVID-19 vaccine, in Hyderabad.

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64 envoys of various countries arrive at Shamshabad Airport to visit Bharat Biotech and Biological E. Ltd and review the development of COVID-19 vaccine, in Hyderabad.

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Workers of CPI and CPI(M) along with various agricultural associations raise slogans during their protest against the Centre's farm reform laws, in Hyderabad.

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People take part in a candle march in support of the farmers, protesting against the Center's new farm laws, in Hyderabad.

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Telangana Rashtra Samithi workers celebrate their party's lead in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) election in Hyderabad.

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Visitors wait to watch the screening of a movie at a cinema hall after it reopened, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Hyderabad.

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Staff members greet visitors at a cinema hall after it reopened, amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Hyderabad.

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TRS MLC Kalvakuntla Kavitha shows her finger marked with indelible ink after casting vote during Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections in Hyderabad.

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TRS Working President KT Rama Rao pays floral tributes to Nagarjuna Sagar MLA Nomula Narsimhaiah who passed away Tuesday morning.

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TRS MLC Kalvakuntla Kavitha casts vote during Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections in Hyderabad.

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Police detain Telangana BJP leaders and party workers during a protest, in front of the State Election Commissioner office in Hyderabad.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah participates in an election camapaign roadshow, ahead of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections, at Warasiguda in Hyderabad.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah participates in an election camapaign roadshow, ahead of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections, in Hyderabad.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, flanked by BJP Telangana leaders, holds a sword during a public meeting, ahead of GHMC elections in Hyderabad.

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Home Minister Amit Shah visits Bhagyalakshmi Temple before the GHMC election campaign, in Hyderabad.

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Home Minister Amit Shah on his way to visit Bhagyalakshmi Ammavari Temple, in Hyderabad.

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Home Minister Amit Shah waves to his supporters on his arrival in Hyderabad.

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Home Minister Amit Shah being presented with a memento during his visit to Bhagyalakshmi Ammavari Temple, in Hyderabad.

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Home Minister Amit Shah waves after offering prayers at Bhagyalakshmi Ammavari Temple, in Hyderabad.

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Home Minister Amit Shah offers prayers at Bhagyalakshmi Ammavari Temple, in Hyderabad.

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AIMIM President and MP Asaduddin Owaisi conducts a door-to-door campaign, ahead of the GHMC election, in Hyderabad.

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BJYM President Tejaswi Surya along with supporters removes concertina wires and other obstacles to march inside the Osmania University to pay tribute to the martyrs of Telangana Movement, in Hyderabad.

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A woman reacts as a health worker takes her nasal swab sample at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad. India has more than 9 million cases of coronavirus, second behind the United States.

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TRS President and Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao addresses media after releasing the party manifesto for GHMC elections at Telangana Bhavan in Hyderabad.

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Workers prepare a campaign vehicle for the BJP, ahead of the GHMC elections, in Hyderabad.

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A health worker collects nasal swab samples at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad.

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A health worker takes a nasal swab sample at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad.

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A health worker takes a nasal swab sample of a woman as others wait their turn at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad. A country of nearly 1.4 billion people, India is the world's second most coronavirus affected country after the United States.

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AIMIM leader Akhtarul Iman, Muhammad Izhar Asfi and other winning MLAs in the Bihar Assembly polls on their arrival at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, near Hyderabad.

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TPCC President Uttam Kumar Reddy attends farmers' signature campaign in Kodad.

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People watch on television reports of U.S. elections on an Indian news channel at a photo printing shop in Hyderabad.

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Devotees take part in Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi procession on the occasion of birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad, near the historic Charminar in Hyderabad.

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Devotees take out a procession marking the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad in Hyderabad.

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People take out a procession marking the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad in Hyderabad.

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Devotees take part in Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi procession on the occasion of birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad, near the historic Charminar in Hyderabad.

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Kalvakuntla Kavitha takes oath as Nizamabad MLC in the presence of Telangana State Legislative Council Chairman Gutha Sukender Reddy, in Hyderabad.

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Telangana State Legislative Council Chairman Gutha Sukender Reddy greets Kalvakuntla Kavitha after taking oath as Nizamabad MLC, in Hyderabad.

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A worker carries a sack of onions to load onto a truck as the vegetable prices continue to soar in the country, at Mahboob Mansion Market in Hyderabad.

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People wearing face shields as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus walk early morning on a street in Hyderabad.

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A health worker takes a nasal swab sample at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad.

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A health worker takes a nasal swab sample at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad.

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Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G. Kishan Reddy interacts with flood-affected people, at Manikeshwar Nagar in Secunderabad.

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Telangana's Home Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali and AIMIM MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi visit flooded-affected areas, in Hyderabad.

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Commuters walk on a waterlogged street near the historic Charminar during rainfall, in Hyderabad.

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A man walks through a street where flood waters due to heavy rainfall receded in Hyderabad.

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GHMC personnel carry out a rescue operation to move flood-affected people to a safer place following heavy rains, at Hafiz Baba Nagar in Hyderabad.

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Vehicles damaged, owing to heavy rainfall, at Hafiz Baba Nagar in Hyderabad.

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GHMC personnel carry out a rescue operation to move flood-affected people to a safer place following heavy rains, at Hafiz Baba Nagar in Hyderabad.

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Police detain a BJP activist during a protest against TRS government over passing of GHMC Act 2020 during the ongoing State Assembly session, in Hyderabad.

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Motorcyclists wade through flooded Karkhana road following heavy rains, in Secunderabad.

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A health worker takes a nasal swab sample at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad. India's confirmed coronavirus toll crossed 7 million on Sunday with a number of new cases dipping in recent weeks, even as health experts warn of mask and distancing fatigue setting in.

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MoS Home Affairs G. Kishan Reddy speaks during the first coordination meeting of BJP workers, in Hyderabad.

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All India BC Welfare Association National President, Ex-MLA R Krishnaiah with BC leaders and unemployed youth stage a protest demanding to fill up vacant posts in various government departments, at TSPSC Office, Nampally in Hyderabad.

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Workers arrange ballot boxes ahead of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) general elections, in Hyderabad.

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TPCC President and MP Uttam Kumar Reddy addresses a meeting in support of a Congress candidate Cheruku Srinivas Reddy from Dubbak constituency for the upcoming by-elections, in Hyderabad.

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An artisan prepares a clay idol of Goddess Durga ahead of the Hindu religious festival season in Hyderabad.

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An artisan prepares a clay idol of Hindu Goddess Durga ahead of the Hindu religious festival season in Hyderabad. The health ministry on Tuesday issued guidelines for large gatherings during the upcoming religious festival season and barred people from touching idols and holy books in such events to prevent the spread of infection. Health experts have warned the gatherings during the upcoming festivals have the potential for the virus to spread.

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Health workers write notes after takes nasal swab samples at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad. India is the world’s second most coronavirus affected country after the United States. .

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A health worker administers a deworming tablet to children as part of the National Deworming Program to prevent parasitic worms from infecting their bodies in Hyderabad. The campaign is targeting millions of children across the country.

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Police detain students during a protest demanding postponement of exams, at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in Hyderabad.

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Communist Party of India (Marxist) activists raise slogans during a protest over the death of a 19-year-old Dalit woman after an alleged gangrape in UP's Hathras, in Hyderabad.

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People gather outside their homes after mild tremors were felt in Borabanda, Hyderabad.

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An activist with her face covered as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus holds a placard during a protest against the gang rape and killing of a woman in Uttar Pradesh, in Hyderabad.

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Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan and Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 151st birth anniversary, at Bapu Ghat in Hyderabad.

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Members of NFIW and DHPS burn an effigy during a protest against women abuse, in Hyderabad.

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Members of POW-PDSU shout slogans during a protest over alleged gangrape of a Dalit woman in UP's Hathras, in Hyderabad.

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Members of AIAWU and AIKS burn a poster during a protest against the death of a 19-year-old Dalit woman from Hathras, who was gang-raped two weeks ago, in Hyderabad.

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AIMIM President Asaduddin Owaisi addresses media on special CBI court's verdict on Babri mosque demolition case, in Hyderabad.

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A woman arranges flowers at a shop before distributing traditional sarees, ahead of Batukamma festival, in Hyderabad.

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A health worker takes a nasal swab sample to test for COVID-19 in Hyderabad.

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People wait to give their nasal swab samples to test for COVID-19 in Hyderabad. India confirmed coronavirus tally has reached 6 million cases, keeping the country second to the United States in number of reported cases since the pandemic began.

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Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao addresses all-party legislature, in Hyderabad.

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Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee President Sake Sailajanath greets Andhra Pradesh Congress party in-charge Oommen Chandy after their meeting at AP Bhavan, in Hyderabad.

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