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Punya Chandra Nair, a slum dweller, earn his living by pulling a cycle rickshaw. He is not able to earn for the last one month during a nationwide lockdown to slow the spreading of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) which affects his family economically, Kolkata, India, 23 April, 2020. South Asias coronavirus infections have crossed 37,000, with more than half in India, official data showed on Thursday, complicating the task of governments looking to scale back lockdowns that have destroyed the livelihoods of millions according to an Indian media report.
Jadavpur University students protest against the attack on police brutality towards the students of Jamia Millia Islamia University of Delhi who were protesting against the approval of Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) at the parliament and Non Register Citizens (NRC), Kolkata, India, 16 December, 2019. Fresh protests rocked India on December 16 as the anger grew over new citizenship legislation slammed as anti-Muslim, after six people died in the northeast and up to 200 were injured in New Delhi. (Photo by Indranil Aditya/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Police clash with Congress workers during a march organised by the Congress party to protest against the government's Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) in Kolkata on December 12, 2019. - Authorities deployed thousands of paramilitaries and blocked mobile internet in northeast India on December 12, while police fired blank rounds at protesters who defied a curfew to demonstrate against contentious new citizenship legislation.
Devotees perform Chhath Puja rituals during sunset, on November 02, 2019 in Kolkata, India. The Chhath Festival, also known as Surya Pooja, or worship of the sun, is observed in several parts of the Indian states celebrated by the Bihari community, and sees devotees worshipping the sun god on the banks of rivers or small ponds, and praying for the longevity and health of their spouse.
Demolition work on progress in the Lahori Tola area of Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh state. - India's ancient city of Varanasi is clearing the way for a grand temple corridor by razing hundreds of old houses, wiping away its oldest neighbourhood and irking locals, 14 November, 2019. Earlier people built illegal houses, surrounding Hindu temple as a part of their house according to a member of a temple trustee.