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Boys cross a canal through a log on the outskirts of Srinagar, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Boys cross a canal through a log on the outskirts of Srinagar, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Boys cross a canal through a log on the outskirts of Srinagar, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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Hindu devotees hold up clothes and umbrellas to receive rice as offerings being distributed by a temple authority on the occasion of the Annakut festival in Kolkata, India, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Hindu devotees hold up clothes and umbrellas to receive rice as offerings being distributed by a temple authority on the occasion of the Annakut festival in Kolkata, India, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Hindu devotees hold up clothes and umbrellas to receive rice as offerings being distributed by a temple authority on the occasion of the Annakut festival in Kolkata, India, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Residential buildings are seen shrouded in smog in Noida on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Malini Menon

Residential buildings are seen shrouded in smog in Noida on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Malini Menon

Residential buildings are seen shrouded in smog in Noida on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Malini Menon
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Nihangs or Sikh warriors, display their skills during a religious procession to mark the Bandi Chhor Divas in Amritsar, India, November 8, 2018. Sikhs celebrate Bandi Chhor Divas a day after Diwali to mark the return of their Sixth Guru, Guru Hargobind, who was freed from imprisonment from the fort of Gwalior by Mughal Emperor Jahangir in 1619. REUTERS/Munish Sharma

Nihangs or Sikh warriors, display their skills during a religious procession to mark the Bandi Chhor Divas in Amritsar, India, November 8, 2018. Sikhs celebrate Bandi Chhor Divas a day after Diwali to mark the return of their Sixth Guru, Guru...more

Nihangs or Sikh warriors, display their skills during a religious procession to mark the Bandi Chhor Divas in Amritsar, India, November 8, 2018. Sikhs celebrate Bandi Chhor Divas a day after Diwali to mark the return of their Sixth Guru, Guru Hargobind, who was freed from imprisonment from the fort of Gwalior by Mughal Emperor Jahangir in 1619. REUTERS/Munish Sharma
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A man crosses a road on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A man crosses a road on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A man crosses a road on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India, November 8, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A man lights a firecracker while celebrating the Hindu festival of Diwali, the annual festival of lights in Mumbai, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A man lights a firecracker while celebrating the Hindu festival of Diwali, the annual festival of lights in Mumbai, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A man lights a firecracker while celebrating the Hindu festival of Diwali, the annual festival of lights in Mumbai, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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Indian businessmen pray in front of their record-keeping books as part of a ritual to worship the Hindu deity of wealth goddess Lakshmi on Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ahmedabad, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Indian businessmen pray in front of their record-keeping books as part of a ritual to worship the Hindu deity of wealth goddess Lakshmi on Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ahmedabad, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Indian businessmen pray in front of their record-keeping books as part of a ritual to worship the Hindu deity of wealth goddess Lakshmi on Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ahmedabad, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A priest arranges sweets kept inside a temple as offerings by Hindu devotees as part of a ritual to mark "Annakut" festival during Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ahmedabad, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A priest arranges sweets kept inside a temple as offerings by Hindu devotees as part of a ritual to mark "Annakut" festival during Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ahmedabad, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A priest arranges sweets kept inside a temple as offerings by Hindu devotees as part of a ritual to mark "Annakut" festival during Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ahmedabad, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Participants light earthen oil lamps on the banks of the Sarayu river in an attempt to enter the Guinness World Records for the largest display of oil lamps on the eve of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ayodhya in the northern state of Utar Pradesh, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Participants light earthen oil lamps on the banks of the Sarayu river in an attempt to enter the Guinness World Records for the largest display of oil lamps on the eve of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ayodhya in the northern state of Utar...more

Participants light earthen oil lamps on the banks of the Sarayu river in an attempt to enter the Guinness World Records for the largest display of oil lamps on the eve of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ayodhya in the northern state of Utar Pradesh, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar
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Participants light earthen oil lamps on the banks of the Sarayu river in an attempt to enter the Guinness World Records for the largest display of oil lamps on the eve of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ayodhya in Utar Pradesh, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Participants light earthen oil lamps on the banks of the Sarayu river in an attempt to enter the Guinness World Records for the largest display of oil lamps on the eve of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ayodhya in Utar Pradesh, India,...more

Participants light earthen oil lamps on the banks of the Sarayu river in an attempt to enter the Guinness World Records for the largest display of oil lamps on the eve of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, in Ayodhya in Utar Pradesh, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar
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People pass by an installation of an artificial model of lungs to illustrate the effect of air pollution outside a hospital in New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

People pass by an installation of an artificial model of lungs to illustrate the effect of air pollution outside a hospital in New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

People pass by an installation of an artificial model of lungs to illustrate the effect of air pollution outside a hospital in New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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An artisan places an artificial sickle on an idol of Hindu goddess Kali inside a pandal, or a temporary platform, on the occasion of Kali Puja festival in Kolkata, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan places an artificial sickle on an idol of Hindu goddess Kali inside a pandal, or a temporary platform, on the occasion of Kali Puja festival in Kolkata, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An artisan places an artificial sickle on an idol of Hindu goddess Kali inside a pandal, or a temporary platform, on the occasion of Kali Puja festival in Kolkata, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Vendors sell marigold garlands which are used to decorate temples and homes on the eve of Diwali, the festival of lights, in Kolkata, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Vendors sell marigold garlands which are used to decorate temples and homes on the eve of Diwali, the festival of lights, in Kolkata, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Vendors sell marigold garlands which are used to decorate temples and homes on the eve of Diwali, the festival of lights, in Kolkata, India, November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Wrestlers fight during an amateur wrestling match inside a makeshift ring installed on a road organised by local residents as part of Diwali, the festival of lights, celebrations in Kolkata, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Wrestlers fight during an amateur wrestling match inside a makeshift ring installed on a road organised by local residents as part of Diwali, the festival of lights, celebrations in Kolkata, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Wrestlers fight during an amateur wrestling match inside a makeshift ring installed on a road organised by local residents as part of Diwali, the festival of lights, celebrations in Kolkata, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A woman puts flower petals on the new 100 Indian rupee notes as she prays as part of a ritual during Dhanteras, a Hindu festival associated with Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth, in Ahmedabad, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A woman puts flower petals on the new 100 Indian rupee notes as she prays as part of a ritual during Dhanteras, a Hindu festival associated with Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth, in Ahmedabad, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A woman puts flower petals on the new 100 Indian rupee notes as she prays as part of a ritual during Dhanteras, a Hindu festival associated with Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth, in Ahmedabad, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A woman waits to receive treatment for respiratory issues at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A woman waits to receive treatment for respiratory issues at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

A woman waits to receive treatment for respiratory issues at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in New Delhi, India, November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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A supporter holds a banner during a protest organised by India's main opposition Congress party to mark two years since demonetisation was implemented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Mumbai, India, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A supporter holds a banner during a protest organised by India's main opposition Congress party to mark two years since demonetisation was implemented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Mumbai, India, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A supporter holds a banner during a protest organised by India's main opposition Congress party to mark two years since demonetisation was implemented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Mumbai, India, November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Buildings are seen in New Delhi, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Buildings are seen in New Delhi, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

Buildings are seen in New Delhi, India, November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
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