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Doctors perform a Diagnostic Nasal Endoscopy (DNE) on a patient to detect Black Fungus at NSCB medical college and hospital in Jabalpur.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during a meeting with Dr DS Rana, Chairman of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, in New Delhi.

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Doctors and health workers pose for a photograph at RML Hospital, after the launch of the COVID-19 vaccination drive by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in New Delhi.

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Cardiac Surgeon Devi Shetty comes out of a private hospital after visiting BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, in Kolkata. Ganguly was hospitalised a few days ago after he complained of chest pain.

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In this file photo, then U.S. Surgeon General appointee Dr. Vivek Murthy appears on Capitol Hill in Washington. Murthy has been named as co-chair by President-elect Joe Biden to his COVID-19 advisory board.

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Resident Doctor Association members of Hindu Rao Hospital during an indefinite hunger strike over non-payment of their outstanding salaries, in New Delhi.

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Doctors and Nursing Officers of Hindu Rao Hospital, a COVID-19 dedicated treatment centre, hold placards during a protest against North Delhi Municipal Corporation over non-payment of pending salaries, in New Delhi.

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A dentist wearing a PPE kit sanitizes a chair inside a clinic, during Unlock 4, at Jheel Khurenja in East Delhi.

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Maj Gen IM Lamba, General Officer Commanding, along with others cuts a cake on the occasion of National Doctors Day, at Military Hospital in Prayagraj.

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A doctor collects information from a health care worker before taking samples for immunoglobulin (Ig) blood test against coronavirus disease, at Barzulla Bone and Joint Hospital in Srinagar. Authorities organised testing among health care workers as positive cases and deaths increase day-by-day in the Jammu and Kashmir.

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Nepalese doctors hold placards as they protest at the Nepal Medical College in Kathmandu, Nepal. The doctors were protesting after two of their colleagues were beaten up Wednesday by the relative of a patient who died while undergoing treatment here.

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Senior doctors of Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) applaud for junior doctors who completed their quarantine period, during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Hindpiri area in Ranchi.

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NHS staff applaud outside the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London during the weekly "Clap for our Carers". The applause takes place across Britain every Thursday at 8pm local time to show appreciation for healthcare workers, emergency services, armed services, delivery drivers, shop workers, teachers, waste collectors, manufacturers, postal workers, cleaners, vets, engineers and all those helping people with coronavirus and keeping the country functioning while most people stay at home in the lockdown.

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Doctors wearing protective suits as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus check patients outside an isolation ward at Govt. Medical College hospital in Jammu.

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Medical staff of Guru Nanak Dev Hospital stage a protest over the supply of alleged low-quality of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and other medical facilities required for the treatment of coronavirus-affected patients, in Amritsar.

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Medical team members during their door-to-door visit to screen people in wake of coronavirus pandemic, during the nationwide lockdown, at Ramganj Bazar in Jaipur.

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Doctors wait in an area set aside for possible COVID-19 patients at a free screening camp at a government run homeopathic hospital in New Delhi.

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Doctors inspect an isolation ward prepared for possible COVID-19 patients at a government run homeopathic hospital in New Delhi. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. The vast majority of people recover from the new virus.

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Doctors and other team members of the specially-prepped Air India's B747 aircraft wait to examine those airlifted fromcoronavirus-hit Hubei province in Wuhan, in New Delhi.

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Five doctors of RML hospital inside a B747 aircraft of the Air India at the IGI Airport before its departure for coronavirus-hit city of Wuhan in China to bring back Indians, in New Delhi.

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Hospital directors and provincial public health officials gather to participate in a medical preparedness meeting to face the threat of new coronavirus outbreak in Bangkok, Thailand. The death toll rose to 170 in the new virus outbreak in China as foreign evacuees from the worst-hit region begin returning home under close observation and world health officials expressed "great concern" that the disease is starting to spread between people outside of China.

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Senior and junior doctors take out a protest rally against the alleged assault on a senior doctor, Deben Dutta (73), at a tea garden that led to his death at Jorhat district, in Guwahati.

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Students of Madras Medical College stage a protest against proposed NMC Bill and NEXT exam, at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai.

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Doctors participate in a protest against the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill at Government Gandhi Hospital in Hyderabad. The Indian Medical Association has given a call for a 24-hour withdrawal of non-essential services across the country to protest the passage of the bill, which seeks to replace the Medical Council of India.

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Doctors and students from Indian Medical Association (IMA) stage a protest over National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, outside Super Specialty Hospital of Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in Ranchi.

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A doctor displays ornaments and coins recovered from the abdomen of a woman, reported to be suffering from a mental disorder, at Rampurhat Medical College & Hospital in Birbhum district of West Bengal. The doctors claim to have recovered 1.5 kg of ornaments and 90 coins of Rs 5 and Rs 10 denominations.

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