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People crowd at the Dadar vegetables market which is allowed to open 7-11 am, in Mumbai.

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Migrants going to their native places due to COVID-induced lockdown, as coronavirus cases surge in Noida.

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Migrants going to their native places due to COVID-induced lockdown, as coronavirus cases surge in Noida.

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Closed shops of Lajpat Nagar central market during COVID-induced lockdown as coronavirus cases surge, in New Delhi.

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Closed shops of Lajpat Nagar central market during COVID-induced lockdown as coronavirus cases surge, in New Delhi.

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Closed shops of Lajpat Nagar central market during COVID-induced lockdown as coronavirus cases surge, in New Delhi.

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Closed shops at Khan Market area during the COVID-induced lockdown as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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City streets wear a deserted look during COVID-induced lockdown, as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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Vijay Chowk wears a deserted look during COVID-induced lockdown, as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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Closed shops of Sarojni Nagar market during COVID-induced lockdown as coronavirus cases surge, in New Delhi.

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Closed shops at Khan Market area during the COVID-induced lockdown as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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City streets wear a deserted look during COVID-induced lockdown, as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren addresses to announce lockdown in the state from April 22, in Ranchi.

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Labourers rest on their carts outside closed shops during lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Labourers rest on their carts outside closed shops during COVID-induced lockdown, as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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Police check vehicles in view of Covid-induced lockdown on Monday imposed to curb the spread of Covid-19 cases, at Connaught Place in New Delhi.

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Priests outside Sati Anusuiya temple during lockdown imposed by Madhya Pradesh Government in wake of coronavirus in Chitrakoot.

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Family members of migrants wait to board buses to their native states after spending previous night at the Kaushambi Bus Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases in Kaushambi, Ghaziabad.

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A shopkeeper shows new colour coded stickers for sale issued by Mumbai Police for smooth travel of vehicles involved in transporting essential services and medical care, in Mumbai.

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City streets wear a deserted look after announcement of lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases, at Badi Chuapar in Jaipur.

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Passengers sit on the roof of a over crowded bus after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Passengers arrive at Anand Vihar Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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Passengers arrive at Anand Vihar Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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People buy alcohol from a wine shop after High Court ordered complete lockdown due to surge in coronavirus cases, in Lucknow.

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People stand in queues to buy liquor after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, outside a wine shop near Delhi- Gurugram border, in Gurugram.

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Passengers sit on the roof of an over crowded bus at Anand Vihar Terminal after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delh.

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A elderly man reacts after buying alcohol from a wine shop after Delhi Government announced complete lockdown for 6 days due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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City streets wear a deserted look during weekend lockdown to curb COVID-19 cases in Chennai.

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Red Fort wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown, imposed by authorities to curb the COVID-19 surge in New Delhi.

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City streets near the Hawa Mahal wear a deserted look during weekend lockdown, imposed to curb the ongoing surge in coronavirus cases, at Badi Chaupar in Jaipur.

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A deserted view of Kanpur area, during Sunday lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases, in Kanpur.

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Police personnel check vehicles at Maharajpur border, as Government imposed Sunday lockdown in states in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Ghaziabad.

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A deserted view of Gorakhnath area, during Sunday lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases, in Gorakhpur.

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A deserted view of Azadpur, during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases, in Delhi.

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New Delhi - Ghazipur border wears a deserted look, as Government imposed Sunday lockdown in states in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Ghaziabad.

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A view of Maharajpur border, as Government imposed Sunday lockdown in states in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Ghaziabad.

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A police man stops an auto rickshaw at a check point during a weekend lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus in Prayagraj.

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Lucknow Nagar Nigam launched a sanitization drive in the city during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Lucknow.

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Vehicles been sanitize during Sanitization drive launched by Lucknow Nagar Nigam during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Lucknow.

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Passengers coming out from Charbagh railway station during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Lucknow.

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A deserted view of Ganga ghat, as Government imposed Sunday lockdown in states in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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Police personnel patrols the area, as Government imposed Sunday lockdown in states in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Prayagraj.

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Streets in Meerut wears a deserted look, as Government imposed Sunday lockdown in states in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Meerut.

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Police person stands guard at the empty Ajmer dargah, as coronavirus cases surge countrywide, in Ajmer.

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India Gate area wears a deserted look during the weekend lockdown in view of the recent surge in coronavirus cases, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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India Gate area wears a deserted look during the weekend lockdown in view of the recent surge in coronavirus cases, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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People arrive to board buses for their native places at ISBT Anand Vihar, during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Closed shops at Vikas Marg, during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Laxmi Nagar area wears a deserted look, during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Workers resting on carts in front of closed shops during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Chandni Chowk market wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Police personnel patrol at a Chandni market area during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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A man idling his time at a Chandni chowk market during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Less vehicular movement on the roads of National capital during weekend lockdown imposed in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country, in New Delhi.

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Delhi police personnel check vehicles coming from Gurugram side during weekend curfew, imposed in wake of rising covid-19 cases, at Delhi- Gurugram Expressway, in Gurugram.

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A cyclist pedals past a deserted street during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Delhi Police officers stand at a check point during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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An autorickshaw drives on a deserted street during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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People ride a motorbike on a deserted street during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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A man crosses a deserted street during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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A cat walks in a deserted market area during a weekend lockdown in New Delhi. Over 200,000 new infections were detected in the past 24 hours, and major cities, like Mumbai and New Delhi, are under virus restrictions.

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Social worker sanitize the market area during weekend lockdown in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases, in Bikaner.

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Deserted view of Godowlia Crossing during weekend lockdown in the wake of rising covid-19 cases across the country in Varanasi.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Police personnel march on the street of Varanasi during weekend lockdown imposed the in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Police personnel screen vehicles for identity cards near Akshardham temple police check post during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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Police personnel screen vehicles for identity cards near Akshardham temple police check post during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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A deserted view of Delhi Noida Direct Flyway during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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A deserted view of NH 9 during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Delhi.

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Sadhus seen walking on the banks of river Ganga during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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A deserted view of Ganga ghat during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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A deserted view of Ganga ghat during weekend lockdown imposed in wake of rising Covid-19 cases across the country, in Varanasi.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during weekend lockdown in New Delhi.

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Deserted platforms at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus following restrictions imposed by the Maharashtra Government, amidst rise in Covid-19 cases, in Mumbai

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People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus stand in queues to board trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai.

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A police officer tries to control a crowd waiting to board trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai.

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People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus stand in queues to board trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai.

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People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus stand in queues to board trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai.

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A police officer tries to control people waiting to catch trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai.

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People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus stand in queues to board trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai.

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People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus stand in queues to board trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai.

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People wearing masks as a precaution against the coronavirus stand in queues to board trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai. India is experiencing its worst pandemic surge, with average daily infections exceeding 143,000 over the past week.

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Passengers stand outside the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to board outstation trains, amid the ongoing spike in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai.

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Passengers stand outside the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to board outstation trains, amid the ongoing spike in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai.

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People sit at outdoor tables setup today for drinks to be served in the Soho area of central London, on the day some of England's third coronavirus lockdown restrictions were eased by the British government. People across England can get their hair cut, eat and drink outside at restaurants and browse for clothes, books and other "non-essential" items as shops and gyms reopened Monday after months of lockdown.

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People with their vehicles out on a road during ongoing nine-day lockdown imposed due to rise in the COVID-19 cases, at Kolar locality in Bhopal.

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Visitors at the Mahim Chowpatty beach during the weekend lockdown in Mumbai.

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Trader along with childrens play cricket, as shops remain closed during weekend lockdown imposed by Maharashtra Government to curb spread of Coronavirus cases in Nagpur.

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A security person stops commuters during weekend lockdown, as coronavirus cases surge in Bhopal.

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Marina beach wears a deserted look, as coronavirus cases surge in Chennai.

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A policeman tried to control the crowd as people arrive to board trains at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai. India is reporting a surge in infections, which according to experts is due in part to growing disregard for social distancing and mask-wearing in public spaces.

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With new curbs, migrants consider going home, fear of stopping trains, as the covid 19 drives them to leave the city of dreams at Bandra Terminus, Mumbai.

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With new curbs, migrants consider going home, fear of stopping trains, as the covid 19 drives them to leave the city of dreams at Bandra Terminus, Mumbai.

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Posters outside restaurants in Mumbai suburbs against the Maharashtra govt’s lockdown orders at Wester express highway, Mumbai.

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A deserted view of western express highway as Maharashtra Government announced weekend lockdown due to surge in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai.

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A deserted view of western express highway as Maharashtra Government announced weekend lockdown due to surge in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai.

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Police punish commuters for flouting lockdown norms, imposed by authorities to curb the recent surge in coronavirus cases in Jabalpur.

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Passengers arrive at the Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to board outstation trains, amid spike in COVID-19 cases, during weekend lockdown in Mumbai.

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