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Police detain pro-Kannada activists as they protest against the State Government over sanctioning of the fund to form the Maratha Development Board, in Bengaluru.

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Members of youth Congress wear masks of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar in support of farmers’ ongoing 'Delhi Chalo' agitation during a protest against the hike in petrol & diesel prices, in Bengaluru.

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Police stop pro-Kannada activists as they protest against the State Government over sanctioning of the fund to form the Maratha Development Board, in Bengaluru.

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Activists take part in an event against superstitions and beliefs associated with fasting on lunar eclipse, in Bengaluru.

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Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) Director (HR) Alok Verma (C) with HAL GM (HR) Sandeep Patnaik releases RPA'S Operator's training manual for Multi-Rotor Drone, at HAL office in Bengaluru.

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A health worker collects sample for COVID-19 test, at KSRTC bus stand in Bengaluru.

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A health worker while collecting samples for COVID-19 tests, at Majestic Bus Stand in Bengaluru.

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A health worker collects samples for COVID-19 tests, at Majestic Bus Stand in Bengaluru.

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A health worker collects sample for COVID-19 test, at KSRTC bus stand in Bengaluru.

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Newly-elected Rajya Sabha MP K Narayan being offered sweets by his wife, in Bengaluru. Narayan was elected unopposed after the seat fell vacant following the death of MP Ashok Gasti due to Covid-19.

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KKPCC President D K Shivakumar buys guava from a vendor on his way to Gangavati to address the party workers, in Bengaluru.

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Devotees perform rituals at a makeshift pond on the occasion of 'Chhath Puja' in Bengaluru.

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A shopkeeper wears a face mask as a precaution against the coronavirus waits for customers at a market in Bengaluru.

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People wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus shop at a market in Bengaluru.

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Shoppers wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus walk past the vendors at a flower market in Bengaluru.

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Porters and vendors wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus navigate through a crowded flower market in Bengaluru.

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Shoppers crowd at a wholesale flower market in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa and KPCC President D K Sivakumar during the former's eldest daughter's engagement, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa attends the engagement ceremony of KPCC President D K Sivakumar's (2nd L) eldest daughter Aishwarya with Amarthya Hegde, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa (front), his deputy CN Ashwathnarayan (C), and MLA Rizwan Arshad during the inauguration of Bengaluru Tech Summit 2020, in Bengaluru.

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Visual artist Paramesh Jolad (C), dressed like a labourer, takes part in an awareness programme requesting citizens to wear masks and take other precautions against COVID-19, in Bengaluru.

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Former Union minister S M Krishna at the engagement ceremony of KPCC President D K Sivakumar's (2nd L) DK Shivakumar’s eldest daughter Aishwarya and Amarthya Hegde, in Bengaluru.

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Deputy Chief Minister Lakshman Savadi along with BBMP Commissioner Manjunath Prasad and others take part in a walkathon to raise awareness on air pollution, in Bengaluru.

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A professor takes a class for a lone student amid low footfall due to the coronavirus pandemic, after authorities allowed re-opening of colleges after a gap of nearly eight months, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr Ashwath Narayan interacting with students attending a class at Government Maharani College after authorities allowed reopening of the degree colleges, in Bengaluru.

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Students wait to enter a hall at a college after authorities allowed reopening of the degree colleges, in Bengaluru.

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Students wait to enter an examination hall at a college after authorities allowed reopening of the degree colleges, in Bengaluru.

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Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia during his visit to a mohalla clinic run by AAP, at Shanti Nagar in Bengaluru.

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Police personnel ride new bikes during a rally to prevent human trafficking under the Nirbhaya Scheme, in Bengaluru. Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa (unseen) unveiled 751 two-wheelers that are presented to the police department.

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Fire fighters try to douse a fire which broke out in a chemical factory, in Bengaluru.

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Smoke billows from a fire at a chemical factory in Bengaluru.

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Sanitation worker sit infront of a showroom at church street, which is closed for motor vehicles during the Clean Air Street initiative on weekends, in Bengaluru.

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Security officials stand guard at the entrance of church street, which is closed for motor vehicles during the Clean Air Street initiative on weekends, in Bengaluru. The Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT) closed for traffic on weekends for five months, under the Clean Air Street initiative starting November 7.

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An ASHA worker checks the temperature of a voter with physical disability at a polling booth as he arrives to cast his vote for the state by-polls, at Rajarajeshwari Nagar in Bengaluru.

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Former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy during an election campaign in support of JD(S) candidate from Rajarajeshwari Nagar Constituency V Krishnamurthy (L), at Gnana Bharathi in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa during an election campaign in support of BJP candidate from Rajrajeshwari Nagar constituency Munirathna Naidu (R), at Srinivas Nagar in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa during an election campaign in support of BJP candidate from Rajrajeshwari Nagar constituency Munirathna Naidu (R), at Srinivas Nagar in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa during an election campaign in support of BJP candidate from Rajrajeshwari Nagar constituency Munirathna Naidu, at Srinivas Nagar in Bengaluru.

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BJP workers during an election campaign by Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa in support of party candidate from Rajrajeshwari Nagar constituency Munirathna Naidu, at Srinivas Nagar in Bengaluru.

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Actor-turned-politician Khushbu Sundar campaigns for the BJP candidate in Rajrajeshwari Nagar constituency Munirathna Naidu during an election campaign rally for by-election polls, in Bengaluru.

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IAF Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Training Command, RD Mathur, inspects the guard of honor during his visit to Air Force Station at Jalahall, in Bengaluru.

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Supporters of Islami Oikya Jote, an Islamist political party, hold up an effigy representing French President Emmanuel Macron during a protest against the publishing of caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad they deem blasphemous, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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JD(S) leader Nikhil Kumaraswamy (C), son of party Chief and former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy along with party candidate from Rajarajeshwari Nagar Constituency V.Krishnamurthy (L) during a roadshow ahead of by-polls, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Ministers Gopalaiah and R Ashoka campaign for BJP candidate Munirathna Naidu for the Rajrajeshwari constituency by-election, in Bengaluru.

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Congress candidate from Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency H. Kusuma, wife of late IAS Officer D.K. Ravi, during a roadshow ahead of by-polls, in Bengaluru.

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Senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah along with party candidate from Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency H. Kusuma, wife of late IAS Officer D.K. Ravi, during a roadshow ahead of by-polls, in Bengaluru.

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Worker carrying a sack wades through the waterlogged basement of a marriage hall following heavy rain, in Bengaluru.

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KPCC President DK Shivakumar (R) and senior party leader Siddaramaiah (L) with Congress candidate Kusuma Ravi, wife of deceased IAS officer DK Ravi, for Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency after she filed nomination papers ahead of by-polls in Karnataka, in Bengaluru.

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Members of All India Mahila Samskrutika Sanghatane raise slogans during a protest against increasing alleged atrocities on women and demanded stringent punishment to the culprits in Hathras case, in Bengaluru.

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BJP candidate for Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency Munirathna Naidu being garlanded by party workers before filing nomination papers ahead of by-polls in Karnataka, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa, BJP State Unit President Nalin Kumat Kateel and others hand over the B-form to party candidate for Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency Munirathna Naidu ahead of by-polls in Karnataka, in Bengaluru.

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JD(S) candidate for Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency Krishnamurthy along with former CM H D Kumaraswamy arrives to file nomination papers ahead of by-polls in Karnataka, in Bengaluru.

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BJP candidate for Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency Munirathna Naidu along with Deputy CM CN Ashwath Narayan (L) files his nomination papers ahead of by-polls in Karnataka, in Bengaluru.

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Former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy interacts with pre-University lecturers agitating over various demands including appointment orders which they have not recieved since one year, in Bengaluru.

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A worker checks the seat of a theatre before its re-opening after authorities allowed to open cinema halls, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa being greeted by cabinet ministers B Sriramulu (L) and K Sudhakar(R) at his residence, in Bengaluru. During a Karnataka cabinet reshuffle, B Sriramulu got the Social Welfare and K Sudhakar got additional Health Ministry.

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Citizens wear face mask walks past a graffiti, made in the honour of Corona Warriors at Swami Vivekananda Metro Station in Bengaluru.

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A health worker wearing a PPE kit collects a sample from a woman for the COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test, at a city market in Bengaluru.

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Depositors of Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative Bank holding placards raise slogans during a protest, in Bengaluru.

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CBI officials come out after a raid at the residence of KPCC President D K Shivakumar, in Bengaluru.

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Congress party workers raise slogans during a protest against CBI raids at the residence of KPCC President D K Shivakumar in Bengaluru. CBI is conducting raids on the premises of D K Shivakumar and his brother D K Suresh.

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CBI officials during a search at the residence of KPCC President D K Shivakumar in Bengaluru.

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CBI officials during a search at the residence of KPCC President D K Shivakumar in Bengaluru. CBI is conducting raids on the premises of D K Shivakumar and his brother D K Suresh.

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People gather outside the residence of KPCC President D K Shivakumar as CBI raids the premises of Shivakumar and his brother MP D K Suresh, in Bengaluru.

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Congress party workers raise slogans during a protest against CBI raids at the residence of KPCC President D K Shivakumar in Bengaluru. CBI is conducting raids on the premises of D K Shivakumar and his brother D K Suresh.

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Congress party workers raise slogans during a protest against CBI raids at the residence of KPCC President D K Shivakumar in Bengaluru. CBI is conducting raids on the premises of D K Shivakumar and his brother D K Suresh.

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Members of Socialist Unity Centre of India (SUCI) stage a protest against the death of a 19-year-old Dalit woman, who was gang-raped two weeks ago in Hathras, in Bengaluru.

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Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha National President Tejasvi Surya holding the party flag arrives at the party office, in Bengaluru.

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Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha National President Tejasvi Surya arrives at the party office, in Bengaluru.

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Garuda Force commandos during a mock drill on armed attack & hostage situation handling, at a mall in Bengaluru.

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Garuda Force commandos during a mock drill on armed attack and hostage situation handling, at a mall in Bengaluru.

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Amnesty International office building, in Bengaluru. Amnesty India, in a statement, said the organisation has been compelled to let go of staff in India and pause all its ongoing campaign and research work.

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In this file photo, media personnel outside the Amnesty International office building, where ED conducted raid, in Bengaluru. Amnesty India, in a statement, on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, said the organisation has been compelled to let go of staff in India and pause all its ongoing campaign and research work.

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Farmers and activists shout anti-government slogans during a protest against farm bills in Bengaluru.

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People shout anti-government slogans during a protest against farm bills at the Town Hall in Bengaluru.

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A man shouts anti-government slogans during a protest against farm bills in Bengaluru.

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Activists, some wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus, shout anti-government slogans during a protest against a pair of new agriculture bills in Bengaluru. Hundreds of Indian farmers have taken to the streets to protest new laws that the government says will boost growth in the agricultural sector through private investments.

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Policemen wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus detain a protester during a protest against a pair of new agriculture bills in Bengaluru.

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Kannada Chaluvali Vatal Paksha (KCVP) leader Vatal Nagaraj rides a donkey during a protest against the farm reform bills passed in the Parliament recently, in Bengaluru.

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Members of various organisations along with farmers raise slogans during a protest against the farm reform bills passed in Parliament recently, in Bengaluru.

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Members of various organisations along with farmers stage a protest against the farm reform bills passed in Parliament recently, in Bengaluru.

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Members of various organisations along with farmers raise slogans during a protest against the farm reform bills passed in Parliament recently, in Bengaluru.

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A participant carries a model of a plough during a protest against the farm reform bills passed in Parliament recently, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa releases publications on Karnataka BJP's first President late AK Subbaiah and late MLA Dr. Mahadev Banakar, at Vidhan Soudha in Bengaluru.

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Farmers during a protest against the farm reform bills passed in Parliament recently, in Bengaluru.

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Members of various farmer organizations shout slogans during 'Bharat Bandh', a protest against the farm bills passed in Parliament recently, in Bengaluru.

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ASHA workers raise slogans during a protest, demanding the hike in their remuneration and provide safety kits in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, at Freedom Park in Bengaluru.

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Farmers protest against the passage of new farm bills in the Parliament and land legislations proposed by the Karnataka government, in Bengaluru.

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Farmers protest against the passage of new farm bills in the Parliament and land legislations proposed by the Karnataka government, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka CM B S Yediyurappa (C) and other legislators greet Speaker Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri (L) during the ongoing Monsoon Session of State Assembly, in Bengaluru.

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Medics collect sample from Opposition leader in Karnataka Assembly Siddaramaiah for Covid-19 test, before the start of Assembly session

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Kannada actress Aindrita Ray (C) with her spouse Diganth at central crime branch for the inquiry in connection with drug case, in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa flags off 20 Ambulances, PPE Kits and HNFC machines at Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru.

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Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi comes out of the KC General Hospital after a medical test in connection to a probe by Central Crime Branch in an alleged drug abuse case in the Kannada film industry, in Bengaluru

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Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi (red dress) and Sanjjanaa Galrani (behind) come out of KC General Hospital, after a medical test in connection to a probe by Central Crime Branch in an alleged drug abuse case in the Kannada film industry, in Bengaluru.

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Kannada activists wearing black ribbon hold placards and raise slogans against celebration of Hindi Diwas, in Bengaluru.

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City Police Commissioner Kamal Pant takes a look of 1,350 kg of marijuana (Ganja) sized by the police in Bengaluru.

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A woman wades through a waterlogged area following heavy rains, at Horamavu in Bengaluru.

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Locals look on from their balconies in a waterlogged area following heavy rains overnight, at Horamavu in Bengaluru.

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Karnataka Health Minister B Sriramulu looks at an isolation pod-equipped air ambulance (a helicopter fitted with medical equipments) during its inauguration in Bengaluru.

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