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A election campaign rally for Rajat Banerjee, CPI(M) candidate from Uttarpara Constituency for onging Assembly election of West Bengal.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose and Sanyukta Morcha candidates and supporters during an election campaign rally for Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Left Party activists during a protest, demanding to restart the MMTS local train services, in Hyderabad.

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Sayukta Morcha candidates Fuad Halim of CPI(M), Ashutosh Chatterjee of Congress and Sadab Khan (R) of Congress in a joint rally before filing their nomination papers for the Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Left party activists participate in a bike rally during filing of nominations of Sanyukta Morcha candidates for the State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Activists stage a protest in support of the nationwide strike, called by farmers' unions against the three farm laws, in Hyderabad.

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Left party supporters wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus wait with flowers to receive their candidate during an election campaign in Kochi, Kerala state.

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Left party supporters wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus listen to a speaker during an election campaign in Kochi, Kerala state.

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Left party supporters wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus display Communist flags as they wait for the arrival of their candidate during an election campaign in Kochi, Kerala state. The southern state goes to polls on April 6.

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Left party supporters wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus stand amid Communist flags as they listen to a speaker during an election campaign in Kochi, Kerala. The southern state goes to polls on April 6.

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Supporters of Left Front and Congress during a campaign for United Secular Front candidate Arun Biswas ahead of West Bengal Assembly polls, at Gazole in Malda district.

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Supporters of Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)-led Left Front and Congress party walk in a campaign rally for their candidates ahead of the upcoming elections in West Bengal state in Kolkata. The eight phased legislative assembly elections in the state are scheduled to begin on March 27.

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Supporters of Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)-led Left Front and Congress party walk in a campaign rally for their candidates ahead of the upcoming elections in West Bengal state in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) candidates Sujan Chakraborty(C), Dabdut Ghosh (L) Nihar Bhakta (2nd L), Shatarup Ghosh (2nd R) and Shamita Har Chaudhury (R) flash victory sign during their nomination filling rally for the upcoming West Bengal Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Supporters of Sonjukta Morcha participate in a street performance to promote their candidates for the upcoming West Bengal Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) activists stage a protest over hike in cooking and fuel prices, in Guwahati.

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CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury addresses a joint rally of Left, Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury and Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel exchange greetings during a joint rally of Left, Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose, CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury, CPI General Secretary D Raja, Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel, Senior Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and other leaders join hands during a joint rally of Left, Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters gather at Brigade Parade Ground during a joint rally by Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters gather at Brigade Parade Ground during a joint rally by Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters gather at Brigade Parade Ground during a joint rally by Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters gather at Brigade Parade Ground during a joint rally by Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters gather at Brigade Parade Ground during a joint rally by Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters gather at Brigade Parade Ground during a joint rally by Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Activists and supporters gather at Brigade Parade Ground during a joint rally by Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front (ISF), ahead of West Bengal assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Left party activists march towards Brigade Parade Ground to join Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front joint rally, ahead of the state Assembly poll, in Kolkata.

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Left party activists march towards Brigade Parade Ground to join Left-Congress and Indian Secular Front joint rally, ahead of the state Assembly poll, in Kolkata.

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Left-wing organisations participate in a rally, ahead of the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) elections, in Agartala.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose with party leader Sujan Chakraborty inspects the preparations at Brigade Parade Ground on the eve of Left-Congress joint rally ahead of State Assembly elections, in Kolkata.

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A worker fixes a tent as preparations underway at Brigade Parade Ground on the eve of Left-Congress joint rally ahead of State Assembly elections, in Kolkata.

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CPI activists take part in a protest rally against fuel price hike, in Bhubaneswar.

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Left parties and Congress supporters block a train at Jadavpur Station during 'Bengal Bandh' protest over alleged police attacks on students and activists, in Kolkata.

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Women activists of Left organisations try to break police barricades as they march during their law violation programme, outside Kolkata Municipal Corporation headquarters, in Kolkata.

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Left Front chairman Biman Bose addresses a gathering of All Bengal Teachers Association (ABTA) celebrating its 100 years of completion, in Kolkata.

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CITU activists stage 'Chakka Jam' protest in support of farmers' agitation against new farm laws, in Shimla.

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Supporters of various left parties and the Congress party lead a rally to mark the death anniversary of India's independence leader Mahatma Gandhi with an appeal to uphold secularism, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose (R) with Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury (L) addresses a press conference after their meeting ahead of the West Bengal Assembly elections, in Kolkata.

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All Left Front Party activists stage a demonstration against the farm laws, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose (L) speaks as Congress MLA Abdul Mannan (2L) and Congress MP Pradip Bhattacharya (R) look on during a protest in solidarity with farmers protesting in Delhi against the Centre's new farm laws, in Kolkata.

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Left Democratic Front (LDF) supporters celebrate their party's lead in the Kerala local body elections in Kochi.

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Left-wing party supporters participate in a rally in support of farmers' agitation over farm reform laws, in Guntoor district.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi speaks to media after a delegation of Opposition leaders met President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan and presented a memorandum regarding farmers issue, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi speaks to media after a delegation of Opposition leaders met President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan and presented a memorandum regarding farmers issue, in New Delhi. Left-wing party leaders D Raja and Sitaram Yechury are also seen.

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Left-wing activists block NH-6 during a protest in support of the nationwide strike, called by farmers to press for repeal of the Centre's agri-laws, in West Midnapore district.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (SUCI) activists participate in a rally in support of the nationwide strike, called by farmers to press for repeal of the Centres agri laws, in Kolkata

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose interacts with a disabled person during an event marking International Day of Disabled Persons, in Kolkata.

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Members of trade unions participate in a protest rally in solidarity with the farmers protesting in Delhi against the Centre's new farm laws, in Kolkata.

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Communist Party of India (CPI) activists participate in a nationwide strike, called by trade unions in protest against the Centre's economic policies, in Amritsar.

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Protestors take part in a rally during a protest in support of the nationwide strike by ten central trade unions against various policies of the NDA government, in Kolkata.

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Protestors take part in a rally during a protest in support of the nationwide strike by ten central trade unions against various policies of the NDA government, in Kolkata.

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Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) members participate in a rally to support Bharat Bandh which is to be held on Nov. 26, in Kolkata.

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Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) members participate in a rally to support Bharat Bandh which is to be held on Nov. 26, in Kolkata.

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Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) members participate in a rally to support Bharat Bandh which is to be held on Nov. 26, in Kolkata.

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Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) members participate in a rally to support Bharat Bandh which is to be held on Nov. 26, in Kolkata.

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Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) members participate in a rally to support Bharat Bandh which is to be held on Nov. 26, in Kolkata.

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Left Party activists arrive to pay floral tribute to Communist leader Lenin to observe the November Revolution, in Kolkata.

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Left Front activists take part in a rally for their 26th November Bharat Bandh, in Kolkata,

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Left Front activists take part in a rally for their 26th November Bharat Bandh, in Kolkata,

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Left Front activists take part in a rally for their 26th November Bharat Bandh, in Kolkata,

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Activists of Left Front and West Bengal Pradesh Congress in a joint protest rally against the death of a 19-year-old Dalit woman who was allegedly gang-raped two weeks ago in Hathras (UP), in Kolkata.

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Activists of Left Front and West Bengal Pradesh Congress in a joint protest rally against the death of a 19-year-old Dalit woman who was allegedly gang-raped two weeks ago in Hathras (UP), in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose rides an auto-rickshaw during a joint protest rally against the death of a 19-year-old Dalit woman who was allegedly gang-raped two weeks ago in Hathras (UP), in Kolkata.

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All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA) activists participate in a rally to protest against naming of CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat Delhi violence case, in Kolkata

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Congress and Left-wing trade union activists paint on a road during their joint rally to protest against the recently passed farm bills, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose and Congress MLA and Leader of the Opposition of West Bengal Legislative Assembly Abdul Mannan participate in a joint rally rally of trade unions and Congress, to protest against farm bills, in Kolkata.

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CPI and CPI(M) party workers being detained by the police during a protest against the farm bills, at Sub-Collector's Office in Vijayawada.

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Members of Left-wing organisations block NH-12 during a protest against the farm bill passed in Parliament recently, at Santipur in Nadia district.

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Members of various political parties block Santiniketan road during a protest against the farm bills passed in both the Houses of Parliament recently, at Bolpur in Birbhum district.

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All India Kisan Sabha activists during a protest against the farm bills passed in both the Houses of Parliament recently, in Guwahati.

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Forward Bloc activists march to Kolkata Municipal Corporation headquarters during a protest to meet their various demands, in Kolkata.

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Forward Bloc activists march to Kolkata Municipal Corporation headquarters during a protest to meet their various demands, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman and CPI(M) leader Biman Bose (R) sanitises his hands during a rally against Central government over various issues, in Kolkata.

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Members of National Students' Union of India (NSUI) protest against MHRD demanding fee waive off for one semester and postponement of all exams in all states in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Members of National Students' Union of India (NSUI) protest against MHRD demanding fee waive off for one semester and postponement of all exams in all states in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Members of Central Trade Unions along with Sectoral Federations and Associations during a protest against the Central Government on 'Save India Day', at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Police detain SFI activists as they march towards Swasthya Bhawan during a protest demanding resignation of State Health Minister, in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kanta Mishra (C) gets his hands sanitized as Left Front Chairman Biman Bose (L) looks on, during a joint demonstration by Congress party and Left Front against the fuel price hike and other issue, in Kolkata.

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Left Front and Congress workers lay down their bikes on a road and shout slogans during a protest against hike in fuel prices at Bolpur town in Birbhum district of West Bengal.

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CPI(M) activists stage a protest against the hike in fuel price and electricity tariff in front of the CESC office, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose and others stage a protest against the state government over various issues, in Kolkata.

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CPI(M) State Secretary Surya Kanta Mishra stage a protest against the state government over various issues, in Kolkata.

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Policemen detain Left Front activists during a protest against the state government over various issues, in Kolkata.

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Left parties' activists maintaining social distancing stage a protest against the Central and State governments for their alleged failure in controlling COVID-19, during fifth phase of COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) activists burn an effigy of US President Donald Trump during a protest against police atrocities in America, in Patna.

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SFI and DYFI (Left students wing) activists hold posters during a protest to express against the police atrocities in America near the American centre, in Kolkata.

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SUCI (C) activists stage a protest rally to express solidarity with the people of America, on the first day of COVID-19 lockdown 5.0, in Kolkata.

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SUCI (C) activists burn an effigy of US President Donald Trump as they stage a protest rally to express solidarity with the people of America, on the first day of COVID-19 lockdown 5.0, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose with his party colleagues wearing protective masks display placards and posters during a protest against the State Government and Central Government for their alleged failure in containing COVID-19, in Kolkata.

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CITU leaders and activists stage protest against the recent changes in labour laws, at Rajghat in New Delhi.

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Police detain CITU leaders and activists who were staging a protest against the recent changes in labour laws, at Rajghat in New Delhi.

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Police detain CITU leaders and activists who were staging a protest against the recent changes in labour laws, at Rajghat in New Delhi.

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Members of Central Labour organization stage a protest march against the changes in Labour law, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Patna.

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Left party activists maintaining social distance observe the birth anniversary of communist leader Vladimir Lenin during a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kolkata

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose (L) wearing a face mask sits in a park maintaining social distance with his other party colleagues to observe the birth anniversary of communist leader Vladimir Lenin during a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Kolkata.

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MPs from Left parties stage a protest in front of Gandhi statue inside the Parliament premises, over Delhi violence, during the ongoing Budget Session, in New Delhi.

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SUCI Activists hold placards and shout slogans during a protest rally against U.S. President Donald Trumps visit to India, in West Bengal.

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SUCI Activists hold placards and shout slogans during a protest rally against U.S. President Donald Trumps visit to India, in West Bengal.

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Communist Party of India Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury addresses during a protest rally 'Nagarika Adhikar Suraskhya Samabesh' against the CAA, NRC and NPR, in Bhubaneswar.

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Left supporters during a protest against Union Budget 2020 at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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