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Rescue operations underway after a heavy-duty crane collapsed at the Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL), in Visakhapatnam. As many as 11 people have been killed in the accident so far while one person is injured.

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Firefighters douse a blaze after a boiler blast at a pharmaceutical company in JN Pharma City, at Parawada near Vizag.

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Mortal remains of the victims are seen outside LG Polymers industry as villagers stage a protest, demanding immediate closure of the plant after the chemical gas leakage incident, at RR Venkatapuram village in Visakhapatnam.

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Locals stage a protest against LG Polymers industry after the chemical gas leakage incident, demanding immediate closure of the plant, at RR Venkatapuram village in Visakhapatnam.

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Police personnel try to control the villagers as they stage a protest against LG Polymers industry after the chemical gas leakage incident, demanding immediate closure of the plant, at RR Venkatapuram village in Visakhapatnam.

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Police personnel try to control the villagers as they stage a protest against LG Polymers industry after the chemical gas leakage incident, demanding immediate closure of the plant, at RR Venkatapuram village in Visakhapatnam.

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Locals stage a protest against LG Polymers industry after the chemical gas leakage incident, demanding immediate closure of the plant, at RR Venkatapuram village in Visakhapatnam.

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Residents return back to RR Venkatapuram village, a day after the major chemical gas leak incident at LG Polymers plant, in RR Venkatapuram village in Visakhapatnam. A large number of people who rushed out of their houses from the surrounding areas after social media rumors of a second leak in the factory have started returning to their houses early on Friday morning.

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Affected people being treated at a hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry, in Visakhapatnam.

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An unconscious police official being taken for treatment to a hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, at a railway station in Visakhapatnam.

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Vapour billows out from LG Polymers industry after a major chemical gas leak, in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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Firefighters stand outside the LG Polymers industry after a major chemical gas leak, in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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Unconscious people affected by styrene vapour leak from a polymer plant, being carried to a hospital for treatment in a tempo, in Visakhapatnam.

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An ambulance carries people affected by styrene vapour leak from a polymer plant to a hospital from LG Polymers chemical plant, in Visakhapatnam.

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An unconscious woman affected by styrene vapour leak from a polymer plant, being carried to a hospital for treatment, in Visakhapatnam. So far 11 have people have died and thousand others exposed to the gas.

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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy interacts with an elderly victim of the styrene chemical gas leak incident, being treated at KGH Hospital in Visakhapatnam.

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Affected children being treated at King George Hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam

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A father rushes to take his child for treatment at King George Hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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NDRF personnel evacuate a pet dog after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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NDRF personnel evacuate an elderly woman after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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NDRF personnel evacuate an unconscious man after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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Vapour billows out from LG Polymers industry after a major chemical gas leak, in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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Firefighters walk with oxygen cylinders outside LG Polymers plant, the site of a chemical gas leak, in Vishakhapatnam. Synthetic chemical styrene leaked from the industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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Affected people being taken to a hospital for treatment after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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Affected people being treated at King George Hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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Affected children being treated at King George Hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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Family members take their unconscious children to a hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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An affected woman being taken for treatment at King George Hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam

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An affected child being treated at King George Hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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A National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) soldier is fitted with gear before he proceeds to the area from where chemical gas leaked in Vishakhapatnam. Chemical gas leaked from an industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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People pour water on a hatchling affected by a chemical gas leak in Vishakhapatnam. Chemical gas leaked from an industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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An ambulance drives past the LG Polymers plant from where chemical gas leaked in Vishakhapatnam. Synthetic chemical styrene leaked from the industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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A crowd gathers outside the LG Polymers plant from where chemical gas leaked in Vishakhapatnam. Synthetic chemical styrene leaked from the industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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A woman falls to the ground as she attempts to sit down after being affected by a chemical gas leakage from LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam

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A boy affected by a chemical gas leak is carried to an ambulance in Vishakhapatnam. Chemical gas leaked from an industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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People affected by a chemical gas leak are carried in a truck for medical treatment in Vishakhapatnam. Chemical gas leaked from an industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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People carry a woman affected by a chemical gas leak in Vishakhapatnam. Chemical gas leaked from an industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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A man runs carrying a child affected by a chemical gas leak in Vishakhapatnam. Chemical gas leaked from an industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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A boy affected by a chemical gas leak is carried for medical treatment in Vishakhapatnam. Chemical gas leaked from an industrial plant in southern India early Thursday, leaving people struggling to breathe and collapsing in the streets as they tried to flee. Administrator Vinay Chand said several people fainted on the road and were rushed to a hospital.

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Family members take their unconscious children to a hospital after a major chemical gas leakage at LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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A woman lies unconcious on the ground after being affected by a chemical gas leakage from LG Polymers industry in RR Venkatapuram village, Visakhapatnam.

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INS Jalashwa of Eastern Naval Command on a surveillance mission in the Bay of Bengal salute the 'Corona Warriors' including doctors, nurses, other health workers, sanitation staff and police personnel who have been relentlessly fighting against the COVID pandemic, in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian Navy Dockyard to hand over Portable Multi-feed Oxygen Manifold (MOM) to District administration, in Visakhapatnam. The MOM is designed and manufactured by India Navy Dockyard enabling the supply of Oxygen to six patients at a time.

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Communist Party of India (Marxist) CPI (M) activists stage a protest against the LPG cylinder price hike, in Visakhapatnam.

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Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu onboard the submarine INS Sindhurashtra at INS Dega during his visit to Eastern Naval Command, in Vishakhapatnam.

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India's Mohammed Shami holds a stump broken by him after winning over South Africa during the first cricket test match at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam in October. Photo: PTI

India's Mayank Agarwal celebrates after scoring his maiden double century on the 2nd day of the 1st cricket test match against South Africa at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Mohammed Shami holds a stump broken by him after winning over South Africa during the first cricket test match at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Rohit Sharma celebrates his century on the 1st day of the first cricket test match against South Africa at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies batsman Nicholas Pooran plays a shot during the 2nd ODI cricket match against India at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies batsman Roston Chase is dismissed by a delivery off India's Ravindra Jadeja during the 2nd ODI cricket match at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian captain Virat Kohli celebrates with Ravindra Jadeja the dismissal of West Indies batsman Roston Chase during the 2nd ODI cricket match at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian players celebrate the dismissal of West Indies batsman Shimron Hetmyer during the 2nd ODI cricket match at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian players celebrate the dismissal Evin Lewis during the 2nd ODI cricket match against West Indies at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Kuldeep Yadav leaps in the air to celebrate a hat-trick during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian pacers Md Shami and Shardul Thakur celebrate after their win in the 2nd ODI cricket match against West Indies at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian captain Virat Kohli with pacer Md Shami after their win in the 2nd ODI cricket match against West Indies at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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India bowler Kuldeep Yadav celebrates with skipper Virat Kohli and teammate Kedar Jadhav after completing his hat-trick during the 2nd ODI cricket match against West Indies at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies cricketer Evin Lewis dives to complete a run during the 2nd ODI cricket match against Idia at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Rohit Sharma plays a shot during the 2nd One Day International cricket match against West Indies at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies' Sheldon Cottrell, center, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of India's Rohit Sharma during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, right, reacts as he leaves the field after being dismissed by West Indies' captain Kieron Pollard, second left, during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies' captain Kieron Pollard, left, celebrates the dismissal of India's captain Virat Kohli during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Rohit Sharma raises his bat to celebrate scoring a century during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Rohit Sharma looks skywards to celebrate scoring a century during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies' Shimron Hetmyer drops the catch of India's Rohit Sharma during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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India's KL Rahul raises his bat to celebrate scoring fifty runs during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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India's KL Rahul, left, interacts with batting partner Rohit Sharma after hitting a boundary during the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies and Indian players observe a minute's silence in honor of former West Indies cricketer Basil Butcher before the start of the second one day international cricket match between India and West Indies in Visakhapatnam. Butcher, 86, died on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019 after a prolonged illness.

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Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma plays a shot during the 2nd One Day International cricket match against West Indies at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian Captain Virat Kohli flips the coin as West Indies Captain Kieron Pollard looks on during the toss before the start of 2nd One Day International cricket match at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies' Shai Hope bats in the nets during a training session ahead of their second one day international cricket match against India, in Visakhapatnam.

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West Indies' Shai Hope, left, and Shimron Hetmyer share a light moment after batting in the nets during a training session ahead of their second one day international cricket match against India, in Visakhapatnam.

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Pedestrians and commuters pave their way during monsoon rainfall, in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian skipper Virat Kohli shakes hands with South Africa players after winning over South Africa during the first cricket test match at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian cricket supporters celebrates the winning of first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, third right, celebrates with team members the winning of first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam

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Indian skipper Virat Kohli and teammates celebrating after win over South Africa on the first cricket test match between India and South Africa at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Mohammed Shami holds a stump broken by him after winning over South Africa during the first cricket test match at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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The second Test will be played in Pune from October 10-14.

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Rohit Sharma was named the Player of the Match for his twin tons.

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Shami then got the wickets of Piedt and Kagiso Rabada as the hosts completed a 203-run win to go 1-0 up in the three-match series. The pacer finished with 5/35.

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Muthusamy remained unbeaten on 49.

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Dane Piedt (in pic) and Senuran Muthusamy then frustrated India with their nothing to lose approach. Piedt played well to complete his maiden half-century in Tests.

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In the same over, Jadeja trapped Vernon Philander and Keshav Maharaj in front of the stumps off successive balls.

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It became 70/6 in the 27th over when Aiden Markram (39) didn't get the required elevation and Ravindra Jadeja took a brilliant one-handed reflex catch off his own bowling.

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Soon, Shami got Faf du Plessis (13) (in pic) and Quinton de Kock (0) in two short bursts to break the backbone of South African batting.

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An over later, Mohammed Shami got the better of Temba Bavuma (0).

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In the second over of Day 5, R Ashwin castled Theunis de Bruyn (10) with one that turned back sharply from wide of the off-stump for his record equalling 350th wicket in the format.

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South Africa's Kagiso Rabada bats during the fifth day of the first cricket test match against India in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian bowler Mohammed Shami, with out cap, celebrates by showing broken wicket after dismissing South Africa's Dane Piedt during the fifth day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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South Africa's Dane Piedt bats during the fifth day of the first cricket test match against India in Visakhapatnam.

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South Africa's captain Faf du Plessis reacts after being dismissed by India's Mohammed Shami during the fifth day of the first cricket test match against India in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian bowler Ravindra Jadeja, with out cap celebrates with team member after being dismissing South Africa's Vernon Philander during the fifth day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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South Africa's Senuran Muthusamy bats during the fifth day of the first cricket test match against India in Visakhapatnam.

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India's skipper Virat Kohli plays a shot on the fourth day of the first cricket test match against South Africa, at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam.

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South Africa's Temba Bavuma is bowled by India's Mohammed Shami during the fifth day of the first cricket test match against India in Visakhapatnam.

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Indian bowler Ravichandran Ashwin, with out cap, celebrates with team members after dismissing South Africa's Theunis de Bruyn during the fifth day of the first cricket test match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam.

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India's Cheteshwar Pujara acknowledges the crowd as he walks back to pavilion after his dismissal, on the fourth day of the first cricket test match against South Africa, at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam

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India's Rohit Sharma celebrates his century as teammate Ravindra Jadeja pats on his back, on the fourth day of the first cricket test match against South Africa, at Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, in Visakhapatnam

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