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A boy jumps into a pond as the temperature rises in Mumbai, India, September 5, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A boy jumps into a pond as the temperature rises in Mumbai, India, September 5, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A boy jumps into a pond as the temperature rises in Mumbai, India, September 5, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A woman reacts as a health worker in personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab during a check up campaign for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in a slum area in Mumbai, India September 5, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman reacts as a health worker in personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab during a check up campaign for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in a slum area in Mumbai, India September 5, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A woman reacts as a health worker in personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab during a check up campaign for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in a slum area in Mumbai, India September 5, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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A man prays next to the grave of his mother, who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a graveyard in New Delhi, India, September 4, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man prays next to the grave of his mother, who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a graveyard in New Delhi, India, September 4, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man prays next to the grave of his mother, who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a graveyard in New Delhi, India, September 4, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man repairs the grave of his wife, who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), after it got damaged due to rain, at a graveyard in New Delhi, India, September 4, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man repairs the grave of his wife, who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), after it got damaged due to rain, at a graveyard in New Delhi, India, September 4, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A man repairs the grave of his wife, who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), after it got damaged due to rain, at a graveyard in New Delhi, India, September 4, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A woman fills her container using a water pipe alongside a stream at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A woman fills her container using a water pipe alongside a stream at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

A woman fills her container using a water pipe alongside a stream at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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A Bakerwal, or nomadic man, shaves his head alongside a road at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail    

A Bakerwal, or nomadic man, shaves his head alongside a road at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail    

A Bakerwal, or nomadic man, shaves his head alongside a road at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail    
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A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a labourer for a rapid antigen test at a construction site, amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ahmedabad, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a labourer for a rapid antigen test at a construction site, amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ahmedabad, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Amit...more

A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a labourer for a rapid antigen test at a construction site, amidst the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ahmedabad, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A security guard stands next to a social distancing sign at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A security guard stands next to a social distancing sign at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A security guard stands next to a social distancing sign at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A worker stands inside a train at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A worker stands inside a train at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A worker stands inside a train at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A worker cleans the entry gates at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A worker cleans the entry gates at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A worker cleans the entry gates at a Delhi Metro station ahead of the restart of its operations, amidst the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A man sprays disinfectant to sanitize figures in a public park after authorities announced to re-open public parks and gardens that were closed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Ahmedabad, India, September 2, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A man sprays disinfectant to sanitize figures in a public park after authorities announced to re-open public parks and gardens that were closed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Ahmedabad, India, September 2, 2020....more

A man sprays disinfectant to sanitize figures in a public park after authorities announced to re-open public parks and gardens that were closed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Ahmedabad, India, September 2, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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An Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel stands guard at a checkpoint along a highway leading to Ladakh, at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 2, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

An Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel stands guard at a checkpoint along a highway leading to Ladakh, at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 2, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

An Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel stands guard at a checkpoint along a highway leading to Ladakh, at Gagangeer in Kashmir's Ganderbal district September 2, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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A waiter wearing a protective face mask carries drinks at Lord of the Drinks, a bar and a restaurant, after its bar was re-opened, following easing of the lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by the authorities, in Kolkata, India September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A waiter wearing a protective face mask carries drinks at Lord of the Drinks, a bar and a restaurant, after its bar was re-opened, following easing of the lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease...more

A waiter wearing a protective face mask carries drinks at Lord of the Drinks, a bar and a restaurant, after its bar was re-opened, following easing of the lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by the authorities, in Kolkata, India September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A waiter wearing a protective face mask walks after serving drinks to customers at Lord of the Drinks, a bar and a restaurant, after its bar was re-opened, following easing of the lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by the authorities, in Kolkata, India September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A waiter wearing a protective face mask walks after serving drinks to customers at Lord of the Drinks, a bar and a restaurant, after its bar was re-opened, following easing of the lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the...more

A waiter wearing a protective face mask walks after serving drinks to customers at Lord of the Drinks, a bar and a restaurant, after its bar was re-opened, following easing of the lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by the authorities, in Kolkata, India September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Devotees shower flower petals as an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, is carried during a procession on the last day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival, before immersing the idol into the Arabian sea, in Mumbai, India September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani

Devotees shower flower petals as an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, is carried during a procession on the last day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival, before immersing the idol into the Arabian sea, in Mumbai, India September 1,...more

Devotees shower flower petals as an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, is carried during a procession on the last day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival, before immersing the idol into the Arabian sea, in Mumbai, India September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani
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A man with a covered face prays to an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, before it is immersed in a pond during the last day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Mumbai, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

A man with a covered face prays to an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, before it is immersed in a pond during the last day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Mumbai,...more

A man with a covered face prays to an idol of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, before it is immersed in a pond during the last day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Mumbai, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Soldiers escort an ambulance carrying the body of India's former president Pranab Mukherjee, who died on Monday after a lung infection, outside his residence in New Delhi, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers escort an ambulance carrying the body of India's former president Pranab Mukherjee, who died on Monday after a lung infection, outside his residence in New Delhi, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Soldiers escort an ambulance carrying the body of India's former president Pranab Mukherjee, who died on Monday after a lung infection, outside his residence in New Delhi, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A relative prays next to a coffin containing the body of India's former president Pranab Mukherjee, who died on Monday after a lung infection, at a crematorium in New Delhi, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A relative prays next to a coffin containing the body of India's former president Pranab Mukherjee, who died on Monday after a lung infection, at a crematorium in New Delhi, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A relative prays next to a coffin containing the body of India's former president Pranab Mukherjee, who died on Monday after a lung infection, at a crematorium in New Delhi, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Students wearing protective face masks wait to enter an examination centre for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Students wearing protective face masks wait to enter an examination centre for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Students wearing protective face masks wait to enter an examination centre for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A student wearing a protective face mask gets her temperature measured as she arrives at an examination centre for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A student wearing a protective face mask gets her temperature measured as she arrives at an examination centre for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, September 1, 2020....more

A student wearing a protective face mask gets her temperature measured as she arrives at an examination centre for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, September 1, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A man carrying children crosses a road during heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A man carrying children crosses a road during heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

A man carrying children crosses a road during heavy rains in Ahmedabad, India, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Hindu priests wearing protective face masks perform "havan" (traditional fire ritual) to appease gods to stop rain and to save humanity from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) inside a temple premises in Ahmedabad, India, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu priests wearing protective face masks perform "havan" (traditional fire ritual) to appease gods to stop rain and to save humanity from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) inside a temple premises in Ahmedabad, India, August 31, 2020....more

Hindu priests wearing protective face masks perform "havan" (traditional fire ritual) to appease gods to stop rain and to save humanity from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) inside a temple premises in Ahmedabad, India, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Girls wearing protective face masks wait to pray inside temple premises on the occasion of the annual harvest festival of Onam, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), on the outskirts of Kochi, India, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Sivaram

Girls wearing protective face masks wait to pray inside temple premises on the occasion of the annual harvest festival of Onam, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), on the outskirts of Kochi, India, August 31, 2020....more

Girls wearing protective face masks wait to pray inside temple premises on the occasion of the annual harvest festival of Onam, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), on the outskirts of Kochi, India, August 31, 2020. REUTERS/Sivaram
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