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Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati, Chief of Samajwadi Party (SP) Akhilesh Yadav and Chief of Rashtriya Lok Dal Ajit Singh wave towards the crowd during their joint election campaign rally in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati, Chief of Samajwadi Party (SP) Akhilesh Yadav and Chief of Rashtriya Lok Dal Ajit Singh wave towards the crowd during their joint election campaign rally in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Pawan...more

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati, Chief of Samajwadi Party (SP) Akhilesh Yadav and Chief of Rashtriya Lok Dal Ajit Singh wave towards the crowd during their joint election campaign rally in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar
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People shield themselves from the rising dust caused by the helicopter of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati as she leaves after an election campaign rally in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

People shield themselves from the rising dust caused by the helicopter of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati as she leaves after an election campaign rally in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

People shield themselves from the rising dust caused by the helicopter of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati as she leaves after an election campaign rally in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar
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Hindu women holds a sword as she dances during the annual Kodungalloor Bharani festival which honours the Hindu Goddess Bhadrakali at a temple in Kodungalloor town, in the southern state of Kerala, India, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Hindu women holds a sword as she dances during the annual Kodungalloor Bharani festival which honours the Hindu Goddess Bhadrakali at a temple in Kodungalloor town, in the southern state of Kerala, India, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Hindu women holds a sword as she dances during the annual Kodungalloor Bharani festival which honours the Hindu Goddess Bhadrakali at a temple in Kodungalloor town, in the southern state of Kerala, India, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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Traffic is stopped as the Indian Army convoy moves along a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Traffic is stopped as the Indian Army convoy moves along a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Traffic is stopped as the Indian Army convoy moves along a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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A man walks next to concertina wire laid across a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A man walks next to concertina wire laid across a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A man walks next to concertina wire laid across a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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An Indian Army soldier patrols at a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

An Indian Army soldier patrols at a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

An Indian Army soldier patrols at a national highway on the outskirts of Srinagar, April 7, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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A woman wearing her traditional headgear attends celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai,  April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman wearing her traditional headgear attends celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman wearing her traditional headgear attends celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A woman dressed in a traditional costume gestures as she attends celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman dressed in a traditional costume gestures as she attends celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman dressed in a traditional costume gestures as she attends celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Women dressed in traditional costumes ride motorbikes as they attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai,  April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Women dressed in traditional costumes ride motorbikes as they attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Women dressed in traditional costumes ride motorbikes as they attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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People dressed in traditional costumes ride scooters and motorbikes as they attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai,  April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

People dressed in traditional costumes ride scooters and motorbikes as they attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

People dressed in traditional costumes ride scooters and motorbikes as they attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Boys dressed in traditional costumes attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai,  April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Boys dressed in traditional costumes attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Boys dressed in traditional costumes attend celebrations to mark the Gudi Padwa festival, the beginning of the New Year for Maharashtrians, in Mumbai, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A priest holds a baby boy as they seek blessings for him inside the temple of Goddess Alopi Devi during Navratri festival in Prayagraj, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

A priest holds a baby boy as they seek blessings for him inside the temple of Goddess Alopi Devi during Navratri festival in Prayagraj, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

A priest holds a baby boy as they seek blessings for him inside the temple of Goddess Alopi Devi during Navratri festival in Prayagraj, April 6, 2019. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash
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An election official displays badges, key chains and mugs to be distributed among the people to encourage them to cast their vote, in Kolkata, April 5, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An election official displays badges, key chains and mugs to be distributed among the people to encourage them to cast their vote, in Kolkata, April 5, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

An election official displays badges, key chains and mugs to be distributed among the people to encourage them to cast their vote, in Kolkata, April 5, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A woman wearing a mask of Prime Minister Narendra Modi dances as she attends an election campaign rally being addressed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah at Ahatguri village in Morigaon district in the northeastern state of Assam, April 5, 2019. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

A woman wearing a mask of Prime Minister Narendra Modi dances as she attends an election campaign rally being addressed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah at Ahatguri village in Morigaon district in the northeastern state of Assam,...more

A woman wearing a mask of Prime Minister Narendra Modi dances as she attends an election campaign rally being addressed by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah at Ahatguri village in Morigaon district in the northeastern state of Assam, April 5, 2019. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika
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A Kashmiri Muslim woman reacts upon seeing a relic believed to be a hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed, being displayed on the Friday following Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar April 5, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A Kashmiri Muslim woman reacts upon seeing a relic believed to be a hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed, being displayed on the Friday following Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal...more

A Kashmiri Muslim woman reacts upon seeing a relic believed to be a hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed, being displayed on the Friday following Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar April 5, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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Kashmiri Muslim men react upon seeing a relic believed to be hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed during Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar April 4, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Kashmiri Muslim men react upon seeing a relic believed to be hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed during Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar April 4, 2019....more

Kashmiri Muslim men react upon seeing a relic believed to be hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed during Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar April 4, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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Kashmiri Muslim women react upon seeing a relic believed to be hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed during Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar April 4, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Kashmiri Muslim women react upon seeing a relic believed to be hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed during Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar April 4, 2019....more

Kashmiri Muslim women react upon seeing a relic believed to be hair from the beard of Prophet Mohammed during Meeraj-un-Nabi, a festival which marks the ascension of Prophet Mohammed to Heaven, at the Hazratbal shrine in Srinagar April 4, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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FILE PHOTO: Mugs featuring India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are on display for sale outside the venue of an election rally addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Meerut in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 28, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi/File Photo

FILE PHOTO: Mugs featuring India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are on display for sale outside the venue of an election rally addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Meerut in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 28,...more

FILE PHOTO: Mugs featuring India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are on display for sale outside the venue of an election rally addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Meerut in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, India, March 28, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi/File Photo
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Women hold placards as they take part in a protest march demanding to vote and reject the current environment of hate and violence in the country, in New Delhi, April 4, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Women hold placards as they take part in a protest march demanding to vote and reject the current environment of hate and violence in the country, in New Delhi, April 4, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Women hold placards as they take part in a protest march demanding to vote and reject the current environment of hate and violence in the country, in New Delhi, April 4, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Rahul Gandhi, President of India's main opposition Congress party, looks up before releasing his party's election manifesto for the April/May general election in New Delhi, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Rahul Gandhi, President of India's main opposition Congress party, looks up before releasing his party's election manifesto for the April/May general election in New Delhi, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Rahul Gandhi, President of India's main opposition Congress party, looks up before releasing his party's election manifesto for the April/May general election in New Delhi, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A salesman shows a sari, a traditional clothing worn by women, with printed images of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, a leader of India's main opposition Congress party, to a customer inside a shop in Kolkata, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A salesman shows a sari, a traditional clothing worn by women, with printed images of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, a leader of India's main opposition Congress party, to a customer inside a shop in Kolkata, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A salesman shows a sari, a traditional clothing worn by women, with printed images of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, a leader of India's main opposition Congress party, to a customer inside a shop in Kolkata, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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FILE PHOTO: People attend an election campaign rally of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on the occasion of the death anniversary of Kanshi Ram, founder of BSP, in Lucknow, India, October 9, 2016. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar/File Photo

FILE PHOTO: People attend an election campaign rally of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on the occasion of the death anniversary of Kanshi Ram, founder of BSP, in Lucknow, India, October 9, 2016. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar/File Photo

FILE PHOTO: People attend an election campaign rally of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on the occasion of the death anniversary of Kanshi Ram, founder of BSP, in Lucknow, India, October 9, 2016. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar/File Photo
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India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C45, carrying Electromagnetic Spectrum Measurement satellite 'EMISAT' and 28 other satellites, lifts off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C45, carrying Electromagnetic Spectrum Measurement satellite 'EMISAT' and 28 other satellites, lifts off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C45, carrying Electromagnetic Spectrum Measurement satellite 'EMISAT' and 28 other satellites, lifts off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
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A man walks past a woman who sits by a wall with graffiti that mocks Indian politicians ahead of the general election in Kolkata, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A man walks past a woman who sits by a wall with graffiti that mocks Indian politicians ahead of the general election in Kolkata, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A man walks past a woman who sits by a wall with graffiti that mocks Indian politicians ahead of the general election in Kolkata, April 1, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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