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A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes swabs from a woman in her house during a door-to-door survey for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), amidst the spread of the disease in Khoraj village, in Gujarat, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes swabs from a woman in her house during a door-to-door survey for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), amidst the spread of the disease in Khoraj village, in Gujarat, India,...more

A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes swabs from a woman in her house during a door-to-door survey for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), amidst the spread of the disease in Khoraj village, in Gujarat, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a man for a rapid antigen test alongside a road, amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India, September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a man for a rapid antigen test alongside a road, amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India, September 17, 2020....more

A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a man for a rapid antigen test alongside a road, amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India, September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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An artisan wearing a protective face mask adorns idols of Lord Vishwakarma, the Hindu deity of architecture and machinery, kept on display for sale ahead of the Vishwakarma festival, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Kolkata, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan wearing a protective face mask adorns idols of Lord Vishwakarma, the Hindu deity of architecture and machinery, kept on display for sale ahead of the Vishwakarma festival, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in...more

An artisan wearing a protective face mask adorns idols of Lord Vishwakarma, the Hindu deity of architecture and machinery, kept on display for sale ahead of the Vishwakarma festival, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Kolkata, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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People wait in line to board a bus amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

People wait in line to board a bus amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

People wait in line to board a bus amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A conductor counts money on a bus amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A conductor counts money on a bus amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A conductor counts money on a bus amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A man selling stuffed toys waits for customers at a market amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A man selling stuffed toys waits for customers at a market amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A man selling stuffed toys waits for customers at a market amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 16, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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People wearing protective face masks wait for their rapid antigen test results outside a community centre, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

People wearing protective face masks wait for their rapid antigen test results outside a community centre, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

People wearing protective face masks wait for their rapid antigen test results outside a community centre, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A health worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) collects a swab sample from a man, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A health worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) collects a swab sample from a man, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A health worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) collects a swab sample from a man, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 17, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A health worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) collects a swab sample from a woman, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a vegetable market, in New Delhi, India, September 18, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A health worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) collects a swab sample from a woman, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a vegetable market, in New Delhi, India, September 18, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A health worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) collects a swab sample from a woman, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a vegetable market, in New Delhi, India, September 18, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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