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People wearing face masks stand near an effigy based on coronavirus at Nandan during the third day of Kolkata International Film Festival, in Kolkata

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'Coronasur', a coronavirus theme based effigy made by the residents of Girgaon, in Mumbai. Residents will burn the effigy today at night to welcome New Year 2021.

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A woman wears a face mask on her chin and walks past a cake depicting the coronavirus on display at the annual cake show organized as part of new year celebrations in Bengaluru.

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An effigy of the year 2020 depicting 'coronasur' at Worli in Mumbai. The residents will burn the effigy on the night of December 31, to welcome the New Yead 2021.

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A woman wears coronavirus theme-based earings, in Kolkata.

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A health worker conducts COVID-19 testing near Delhi–Noida Direct (DND) flyover in Noida. The Uttar Pradesh government started testing travelers from Delhi for coronavirus from today.

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Light rail vehicles of Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe are parked at sunrise at the Duehren depot in Hannover. In the public service wage conflict, the work stoppages are to be significantly expanded in Lower Saxony as well. In Hanover, local traffic is at a standstill.

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A man rides a scooter covered with coronavirus-themed images during bi-weekly lockdown to curb COVID-19 spread, in Kolkata.

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A man wearing a mask to protect against the spread of the coronavirus walks past a public art sculpture depicting giant spores in Beijing.

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Researchers catch bat in front of cave inside Sai Yok National Park in Kanchanaburi province, west of Bangkok, Thailand. Researchers in Thailand have been trekking though the countryside to catch bats in their caves in an effort to trace the murky origins of the coronavirus.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah enters Medanta Hospital to be admitted after testing postive for COVID-19, in Gurugram.

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Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan speaks during the release of a compendium 'CSIR Technologies for Covid-19 Mitigation', in New Delhi.

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Health workers wearing PPE hold samples for COVID-19 rapid antigen testing, at Tezpur in Sonitpur district.

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Barricades set up outside a locality, identified as a COVID-19 containment zone, during Unlock 2.0, in Kolkata.

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Parents wait to give swab samples of their children for COVID-19 test, in New Delhi.

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A medical officer uses a rapid kit to test for the coronavirus at Government Fever Hospital in Hyderabad.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairs a meeting to review the preparations on COVID-19 pandemic, in New Delhi.

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A woman crosses a barricade outside a sealed residential area after the state government imposed the total lockdown in all containment zones following a surge in COVID 19 cases, in Howrah.

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Police put barricades in a COVID-19 containment zone in Krishna Nagar, Nadia.

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West Indies captain Jason Holder during a nets session at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton, England, Monday, July 6, 2020.

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Monks from Swaminarayan temple offer blessings to the newly built COVID-19 hospital at the Mahalaxmi Race Course, in Mumbai.

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A police constable steps out of the district probation office where 13 children found positive with coronavirus, in Noida.

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Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visits the family of late Dr Aseem Gupta at their residence, in East Delhi. Gupta, 52, served in the frontline of the war against the pandemic at the COVID-only government facility and died of the novel coronavirus infection in an ICU of a private hospital last week.

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TMC's Local Councillor Sudarshana Mukherjee garlands medics to applaud them for their vigorous contribution in the fight against COVID 19 on the occasion of National Doctor's Day, during Unlock 2.0, in Kolkata.

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In this photo, people are tested in their in vehicles in Phoenix's western neighborhood of Maryvale in Phoenix for free COVID-19 tests organized by Equality Health Foundation, which focuses on care in underserved communities. Arizona's Republican governor shut down bars, movie theaters, gyms and water parks and leaders in several states ordered residents to wear masks in public in a dramatic course reversal amid an alarming resurgence of coronavirus cases nationwide.

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A worker sprays disinfectant at the entrance of Anand Vihar Railway Station, where train coaches have been converted into isolation wards for COVID-19 patients, amid spike in coronavirus cases in the national capital, in New Delhi.

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An aerial view of Anand Nagar slum area, a COVID-19 hotspot, at Malad in Mumbai.

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A medic takes a sample of a woman for COVID-19 test via Rapid Antigen at Govt school, in New Delhi.

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Vehicles ply on a deserted road during an intensified lockdown as a preventive measure against the spread of coronavirus disease, in Chennai. A 12-day lockdown without previous relaxations began today in Chennai and in a string of othe localities in nearby three districts including Chengelpet.

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People wait to be tested for COVID-19 at Swami Parmanand Prakritik Chikitsalaya Yoga & Anusandhan Kendra, in east Delhi, In a bid to ramp up coronavirus testing, Delhi government started rapid antigen tests.

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A health worker collects swab sample for the COVID-19 test, during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, at Swami Parmanand Prakritik Chikitsalaya Yoga & Anusandhan Kendra in east Delhi

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A medic takes a sample of a woman for COVID-19 test at Swami Parmanand Prakritik Chikitsalaya Yoga & Anusandhan Kendra, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, East Delhi.

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Delhi Congress leaders stage a protest against the Centre's BJP and Delhi's AAP governments for their alleged in tackling the novel coronavirus pandemic, outside DPCC office in New Delhi.

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A medic collects swab sample of a policeman for the COVID-19 test during the ongoing lockdown, in Jalandhar.

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Residents line up to get tested at a coronavirus testing center set up outside a sports facility in Beijing. China reported several dozen more coronavirus infections Tuesday as it increased testing and lockdown measures in parts of the capital to control what appeared to be its largest outbreak in more than two months.

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People skate and jog on a road during the fifth phase of COVID-19 lockdown in Ghaziabad.

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People jog on a road during the fifth phase of COVID-19 lockdown in Ghaziabad.

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A street vendor sells protective masks in Delhi.

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Customers take a selfie as they enjoy a lunch at a restaurant, in Paris. Paris is rediscovering itself, as its cafes and restaurants reopen for the first time since the fast-spreading virus forced them to close their doors March 14. Restaurants outside the Paris region opened earlier this month, and Paris cafes were allowed to serve people outside but not open their doors. After three months of losses, some restaurateurs fear it will take a long time for business to come back.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah leaves after chairing a meeting with doctors at LNJP hospital on COVID-19 preparedness, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah visits LNJP hospital on COVID-19 preparedness, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A tourist poses for a photographer at Albert Hall Museum after authorities permitted to reopen monuments, forts, and museums during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jaipur.

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Beds at a banquet hall, temporarily converted into isolation wards for COVID-19 patients, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi. Hotels and banquet halls are being converted into wards to accomodate the rising number of COVID-19 patients.

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Police personnel stand guard at a barricade during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, at East Coast road (ECR), in Chennai. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Monday announced a 12-day complete lockdown in Chennai and certain parts of Chengalpattu, Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts between June 19 and 30.

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A worker cleans a train coach, temporarily converted into isolation wards for COVID-19 patients, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi. Hotels and banquet halls are being converted into wards to accomodate the rising number of COVID-19 patients.

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SN Farid during a demonstration of his developing robot, used to nurse COVID-19 patients, in Guwahati.

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Trains parked at Anand Vihar Railway Station yard during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi. All of its platforms have been reserved for the deployment of isolation coaches designed for coronavirus patients.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah holds a meeting with the leaders of all political parties of Delhi to discuss about the novel coronavirus situation, at North Block in New Delhi. The meeting was held in the wake of rising COVID-19 cases in Delhi.

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A suspected COVID-19 patient deboards an ambulance as he waits to be admitted at LNJP hospital, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal visits Radha Soami Satsang Beas Bhati, Bhati Mines, in which the government is planning to set-up a 10,000-bed makeshift hospital for COVID-19 patients, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Delhi's CM Arvind Kejriwal, Lt Governor Anil Baijal, Dy CM Manish Sisodia and Health Minister Satyender Jain leave North Block after attending a meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah to discuss the COVID-19 situation, in New Delhi.

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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan leaves North Block after attending a meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah over the COVID-19 situation in Delhi, in New Delhi. The meeting comes in the wake of increasing number of coronavirus cases in Delhi, where the tally has reached nearly 39,000 cases and the death toll rose to over 1,200.

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Delhi's CM Arvind Kejriwal, Lt Governor Anil Baijal, Dy CM Manish Sisodia and Health Minister Satyender Jain leave North Block after attending a meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah to discuss the COVID-19 situation, in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah (2nd R), holds a meeting with Health Minister Harsh Vardhan (R), Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (L) and other to iscuss the COVID-19 situation in Delhi, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah with Health Minister Harsh Vardhan (2nd R) and senior officers holds a meeting to discuss the COVID-19 situation in Delhi, at North Block in New Delhi.

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(From R-L)- Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Dy CM Manish Sisodia and Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain attend a meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah (unseen) to discuss the COVID-19 situation, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah with Health Minister Harsh Vardhan (R) holds a meeting to discuss the COVID-19 situation in Delhi, at North Block in New Delhi. The meeting comes in the wake of increasing number of coronavirus cases in Delhi, where the tally has reached nearly 39,000 cases and the death toll rose to over 1,200.

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Medics during COVID-19 testing drive, amid the ongoing nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Relatives wearing protective suits bury the body of a man who died due to coronavirus infection during his funeral at a graveyard, amid the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Relatives and party workers perform last rites of DMK senior leader J Anbazhagan during his funeral ceremony, in Chennai. The 62-year-old MLA died on Wednesday due to coronavirus.

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Shopkeepers wearing masks wait for customers at their shops near Vindhyavasini temple after the authorities permitted establishments to open with certain restrictions, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Vindhyachal Dham in Mirzapur.

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Devotees offer a holy 'Chaadar' at a mosque after all religious places are open with certain restrictions, during the fifth phase of ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Lucknow.

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Devotees, adhering to social distancing norms, offer prayers at Yahiyaganj Gurudwara after all religious places are open with certain restrictions, during the fifth phase of ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Lucknow.

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Deserted view of Pandara Market in New Delhi. Religious places, malls, hotels and restaurants open today after more than two months of lockdown as a precaution against coronavirus.

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A worker cleans a shopping mall as it re-opens, during the fifth phase of the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in East Delhi.

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People at a mall in New Delhi.

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A customer receiving take away food at a Mcdonald outlet, during the fifth phase of the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in East Delhi.

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A worker wearing mask clean the floor of a shopping mall in East Delhi.

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A man sanitizes his shop at a mall, in New Delhi.

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People stand in a queue outside a shopping mall, in New Delhi.

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A security guard sprays hand sanitizer on a customer’s hand at a shopping mall, in New Delhi. Entrance to religious places and malls must have hand sanitizer dispensers and thermal screening provisions, according to govt guidelines.

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Head priest Mahant Divyagiri offers prayers to Shivling at Mahakaleshwar temple after all religious places are open with certain restrictions, during the fifth phase of ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Lucknow.

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A priest blows into a conch as he re-opens a temple after a gap of more than 70 days, during the fifth phase of ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Geeta Colony in East Delhi.

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A Devotee covers his face with a mask as a precaution against coronavirus prays at a temple, in Meerut Road.

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A priest covers his face with a mask as a precaution against coronavirus and prays at a temple, in Prayagraj. Religious places, malls, hotels and restaurants open Monday after more than two months of lockdown as a precaution against coronavirus.

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Devotees worship from outside a temple that remains closed to devotees due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Kochi, Kerala. India is reopening its restaurants, shopping malls and religious places in most of its states after a more than 2-month-old lockdown even as the country continues to witness a worrying rise in new coronavirus infections.

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Workers clean bells of Mankameshwar temple, ahead of its reopening, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Lucknow. Bells from the temple have been removed to contain the spread of coronavirus.

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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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Volunteers spray disinfectant at Devi Talab temple on the eve of its re-opening, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Jalandhar.

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A member of the Masjid committee marks the floor to help in maintaining social distancing at Machkhowa Pakka Masjid ahead of its re-opening for devotees, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Guwahati.

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A worker sanitizes Thirumala Devaswam temple ahead of its re-opening, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kochi.

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Workers clean a table at a restaurant ahead of its reopening tomorrow, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Bengaluru. Malls, restaurants and religious places are set to reopen after a gap of more than 70 days.

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A worker cleans the premises of Jama Masjid, ahead of its reopening, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Lucknow.

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Preparation work underway at Royal Hotel in Hazratganj ahead of its re-opening for customers, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Lucknow.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath inspects Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose district hospital, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Gorakhpur

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Workers draw circles on a road outside Jama Masjid to help devotees maintain social distancing, as religious places are set to reopen tomorrow, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Old Delhi.

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Workers construct a shade for devotees at Bangla Sahib Gurudwara ahead of its reopening, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A worker screens a devotee at Har Ki Pauri ahead of its reopening, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Haridwar.

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A workers cleans the premises of Sacred Heart Cathedral Church ahead of its reopening, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Hotels at Mahipalpur, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in New Delhi. Delhi government has said hotels will remain closed as they may be required to be converted into qurantine centres.

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A shopkeeper arranges his shop as markets opened after ease of restrictions in the fifth phase of COVID-19 lockdown, in Agra.

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A worker offers sanitiser to visitors at a market opened following the ease of restrictions in the fifth phase of ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Indian nationals stranded in Moscow pose for photographs before being airlifted under Vande Bharat Mission in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

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Migrant families travel to their native place in an improvised tri-cycle cart, during the fifth phase of nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Beawar. Reportedly, they travelled 591 kms from UP to Pali in Rajasthan.

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Workers prepare a quarantine centre for COVID-19 patients at Hapania Exhibition Centre, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown at the Tripura Industrial Development Corporation (TIDC) Exhibition Centre at Hapania.

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Traffic congestion at NH-24 after Delhi police sealed Delhi-UP border, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi.

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Traffic congestion at NH-24 after Delhi police sealed Delhi-UP border, during the ongoing nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi.

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Migrants wait to board a bus for Katra Railway Station to leave for their native places in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, during the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, in Jammu.

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