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Media personnel on trucks cover and plain clothes police escort as West Bengal state Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee, pillion rides on an electric two wheeler driven by Mayor of Kolkata Firhad Hakim symbolizing a protest against repeated fuel and cooking gas price hike in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addresses media representatives after she arrived at Nabanna (State Secretariat) via an electric scooter during a protest against the hike in fuel price, in Kolkata.

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BJP National President JP Nadda flags off LED vans during the launch of 'Lokkho Sonar Bangla' campaign, at state BJP election office in Kolkata.

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LED vans parked outside state BJP election office before the inception of 'Lokkho Sonar Bangla' campaign, in Kolkata.

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State BJP President Dilip Ghosh hands over the party flag to Tollywood actor Payel Sarkar as she joins BJP at State BJP election office in Kolkata.

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BJP National President JP Nadda flanked by State President Dilip Ghosh (L) and party leader Kailash Vijayvargiya (R) launches 'Sonar Bangla' mission at State BJP election office in Kolkata.

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BJP National President JP Nadda speaks during the launch of 'Lokkho Sonar Bangla' campaign, at state BJP election office in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addresses media representatives after she arrived at Nabanna (State Secretariat) via an electric scooter during a protest against the hike in fuel price, in Kolkata.

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Police personnel stop vehicles on a flyover on which West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was riding an electric scooter to reach Nabanna (State Secretariat) during a protest against the hike in fuel price, in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee rides pillion on an electric scooter to reach Nabanna (State Secretariat) during a protest against the hike in fuel price, in Kolkata.

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Media personnel on trucks cover and plain clothes police escort as West Bengal state Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee, pillion rides on an electric two wheeler driven by Mayor of Kolkata Firhad Hakim symbolizing a protest against repeated fuel and cooking gas price hike in Kolkata.

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West Bengal state Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee, pillion rides on an electric two wheeler driven by Mayor of Kolkata Firhad Hakim symbolizing a protest against repeated fuel and cooking gas price hike in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee rides pillion on an electric scooter to reach Nabanna (State Secretariat) during a protest against the hike in fuel price, in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee rides pillion on an electric scooter to reach Nabanna (State Secretariat) during a protest against the hike in fuel price, in Kolkata.

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BJP leader Rakesh Singh, arrested in connection with a drug related case, being produced in a local court in Kolkata.

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BJP leaders Suvendu Adhikary, Mukul Roy, Rajeev Banerjee and others during a roadshow for upcoming polls, in Kolkata.

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Bollywood actors Sharman Joshi during the promotion of his upcoming movie 'Fauji Calling', in Kolkata.

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TMC workers run away after a clash with BJP workers during a BJP roadshow for upcoming polls, in Kolkata.

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Mid-day meal workers stage a protest against West Bengal Government, in Kolkata.

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Indian Secular Front (ISF) leader Pirzada Abbas Siddiqui, a cleric of Furfura Sharif Dargah, addresses a protest rally on the ongoing farmers' agitation, in Kolkata.

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Indian Secular Front (ISF) leader Pirzada Abbas Siddiqui, a cleric of Furfura Sharif Dargah, addresses a protest rally on the ongoing farmers' agitation, in Kolkata.

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Members of Paschimbanga Asha Karmi Union stage a protest rally demanding permanency in their salary, in Kolkata.

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A protest rally organized by Indian National Congress against the price Hike of petroleum and LPG, in Kolkata.

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A protest rally organised by Indian National Congress against the price Hike of petroleum and LPG, in Kolkata.

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CBI officials arrive at the residence of TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee to question his wife Rujira Banerjee in connection with an alleged coal smuggling scam, in Kolkata.

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Media personnel near the residence of TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee after CBI officials arrived to question his wife Rujira Banerjee in connection with an alleged coal smuggling scam, in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee along with the daughter of TMC MP Abhishek Banerjee Azania Banerjee, at his residence in Kolkata. CBI has summoned Banerjee's wife Rujira Banerjee in connection with an alleged coal smuggling scam.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at her nephew and TMC MP Abhishekh Banerjee's residence before the arrival of CBI team, in Kolkata. CBI has summoned Banerjee's wife Rujira Banerjee in connection with an alleged coal smuggling scam.

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Commuters at Dakshineswar metro station, after inauguration of Dakshineswar to Noapara extension corridor by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Kolkata.

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A metro train runs on the Dakshineswar to Noapara extension corridor, after being inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Kolkata.

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Decked up metro trains at Dakshineswar metro station, before the inauguration of Dakshineswar to Noapara extension corridor by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Kolkata.

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Members of ABVP hold placards during a protest rally, in Kolkata.

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Trinamool Mohila Congress stage a demonstration during fuel price hike, in Kolkata.

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Security personnel sit outside TMC MP Abhishekh Banerjee's residence, in Kolkata. Rujira Banerjee, the wife of TMC MP and CM Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee, on Monday responded to the CBI's summons in the alleged coal smuggling scam and asked the central agency to question her at her residence.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addresses an event to mark International Mother Language Day, in Kolkata.

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Commuters ride past a patrolling team of paramilitary jawans, in the wake of forthcoming West Bengal Assembly polls, at Salt Lake in Kolkata.

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Paramilitary jawans leave for patrolling, in the wake of forthcoming West Bengal Assembly polls, at Salt Lake in Kolkata.

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Paramilitary jawans patrol ahead of the upcoming state Assembly polls at salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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Paramilitary jawans patrol ahead of the upcoming state Assembly polls at salt Lake, in Kolkata.

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Police personnel deployed outside TMC MP Abhisekh Banerjee's residence after a CBI team reached his house in connection with an investigation into an alleged coal smuggling case, in Kolkata.

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BJP activists take part in the "Run for Modi" rally in Kolkata.

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TMC MP Derek O' Brien (L) along with party leaders launch the their election campaign slogan for upcoming State Assembly election, in Kolkata.

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Activists decorate a street ahead of International Mother Language Day in Kolkata.

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Paramilitary jawans upon their arrival by a special train, at Chitpur Yard in Kolkata. Paramilitary jawans have started arriving in West Bengal for their deployment at various place in the forthcoming state Assembly polls.

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A paramilitary jawan gets down from a train at Chitpur Yard in Kolkata. Paramilitary jawans have started arriving in West Bengal for their deployment at various place in the forthcoming state Assembly polls.

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Activists decorate a street ahead of International Mother Language Day in Kolkata.

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Trinamool Congress party supporters participate in a rally protesting fuel and cooking gas price hike in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah watches artists perform during the inauguration of the Shauryanjali Programme - a tribute to the Bengali revolutionaries, at National Library in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah watch participants during the cycle rally at National Library, in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah watch participants during the cycle rally at National Library, in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah addresses after inauguration of the Shauryanjali Programme - a tribute to the Bengali revolutionaries, in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Anganwadi workers and workers' union activists during a protest rally to press their various demands, in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah watch participants during the cycle rally at National Library, in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah during the inauguration of the 'Shauryanjali Programme' - a tribute to the Bengali revolutionaries, at National Library in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah watches artists perform during the inauguration of the 'Shauryanjali Programme' - a tribute to the Bengali revolutionaries, at National Library in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah addresses after inauguration of the 'Shauryanjali Programme' - a tribute to the Bengali revolutionaries, in Kolkata.

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A local train decorated to commemorate the anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's return from Chicago after giving the historic speech, at Sealdah station in Kolkata.

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A worker unload LPG cylinders from a truck in Kolkata. LPG price hiked by rupees 50 per cylinder.

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An employee attends to a customer at a fuel station in Kolkata. Petrol price today hiked by 30 paise per litre and diesel by 33 paise a litre in Kolkata.

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An employee attends to a customer at a fuel station in Kolkata. Petrol price today hiked by 30 paise per litre and diesel by 33 paise a litre in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah offers prayers at Bharat Sevashram Sangha, during his two-day visit to poll-bound West Bengal, in Kolkata.

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Congress Lok Sabha MP and West Bengal Congress President Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury addresses at Primary Teachers rally, in Kolkata.

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A man jogs as others play in a park early morning in Kolkata.

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A woman stands for photographs at an open space in front of the landmark Victoria Memorial in Kolkata.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah interacts with media as West Bengal BJP State President Dilip Ghosh (L) looks on, after offering prayers at Bharat Sevashram Sangha, during his tw0-day visit to poll-bound West Bengal, in Kolkata.

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A Congress party supporter wearing mask of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and dressed as a cricketer celebrating a century stands during a protest against fuel price hike in Kolkata.

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BJP Rajya Sabha MP Swapan Dasgupta addresses during an event in Kolkata.

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Tollywood actor Yash Dasgupta (2nd L) joins hands with BJP Rajya Sabha MP Swapan Dasgupta, State leader Kailash Vijayvargiya and Mukul Roy after joining BJP in Kolkata.

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West Bengal Pradesh Youth Congress activists participate in protest rally against the fuel price hike, in front of Raj Bhavan, in Kolkata.

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Devotees participate in an eco-friendly immersion of Goddess Saraswati idol, in Kolkata.

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Democratic Youth Federation of India and SFI members block a road over death of Maidul Islam Middya, in Kolkata. Middya died Monday after getting injured allegedly in a police action during a DYFI protest march last week.

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Democratic Youth Federation of India members take part in the funeral procession of Maidul Islam Middya in front of the party office, in Kolkata, . Middya died Monday after getting injured allegedly in a police action during a DYFI protest march last week.

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Democratic Youth Federation of India gather to pay their last respects to Maidul Islam Middya, who died allegedly in a police action, outside Kolkata Police Morgue in Kolkata.

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Students take part in a protest rally against 'Love Jihad' in Kolkata.

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Para teachers attend a meeting, in Kolkata.

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A vendor wearing face mask as a precaution against the coronavirus awaits customers as he sells clay images of Saraswati, the Hindu goddess of wisdom, ahead of Basant Panchami festival in Kolkata The festival, which will be celebrated on Feb. 16, marks the advent of spring.

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People participate in a vintage car rally on the occasion of Valentines Day, near Town Hall in Kolkata.

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Kalbelia artist from Jodhpur perform during a workshop of 'Folk Safar' festival at Mohor Kun in Kolkata.

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Bollywood actor Anupam Kher launches his book 'Your Best Day Is Today' with noted writer and art curator Ina Puri (L), in Kolkata.

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Emeritus Editor and Vice Chairman of the Ananda Bazar Group of Publications Aveek Sarkar visits Mumbai based artist Prashant Shashikant Patil's art exhibition, at the Centre of International Modern Art (CIMA) gallery in Kolkata,

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West Bengal Lok Janshakti Party President Mira Chakraborty holds the party flag as she interacts with the media to announce the party strategy for the upcoming Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Kalbelia artist from Jodhpur perform during a workshop of 'Folk Safar' festival at Mohor Kun in Kolkata.

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SFI (Students Federation of India) members play carrom on a road during their 'Bengal Bandh' protest over Thursday's alleged police attack on students, in Kolkata.

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Left parties and Congress supporters block a train at Jadavpur Station during 'Bengal Bandh' protest over alleged police attacks on students and activists, in Kolkata.

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Congress party supporters participate in a protest against police excesses during a left party student-led rally. The Congress party has allied with the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) to contest jointly in the forthcoming assembly election in West Bengal state.

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Congress activists burn a tyre to block a road during their "Bangla Bandh" protest over Thursday's alleged police attack on their party rally, in Kolkata.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose, Congress leaders Abdul Mannan, Pradip Bhatacherjee and others joint rally during "Bangla Bandh" protest in Kolkata.

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Congress activists block a road during their "Bangla Bandh" protest over Thursday's alleged police attack on their party rally, in Kolkata.

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Rapid Action Force (RAF) personnel baton charge as police uses water cannon to disperse the Youth Congress, Left party and youth organisation activists during their joint rally 'March to Nabanna' for demanding jobs in Kolkata.

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Police uses water cannon to disperse the Youth Congress, Left party and youth organisation activists during their joint rally 'March to Nabanna' for demanding jobs in Kolkata.

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Youth Congress, left parties and youth organisation activists take part in a joint rally 'March to Nabanna' demanding jobs, in Kolkata.

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Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar and GOC-in-C of Eastern Command Lt Gen Anil Chauhan during inauguration of the exhibition "Nirbhik Subhas" at Victoria Memorial, in Kolkata.

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Chit fund sufferers participate in a rally demanding to return their money, in Kolkata.

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A volunteer holds a placard that reads 'Clean Air Action Day' during an awareness campaign to mark the 'International Development Week' in Kolkata.

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Volunteers hold placards during an awareness campaign to mark the 'International Development Week' in Kolkata.

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A volunteer holds a placard that reads 'Clean Air Action Day' during an awareness campaign to mark the 'International Development Week' in Kolkata.

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Large number of Community Service Provider (CSP) activists participate in a rally to join Trinamool Congress Party (TMC) ahead of the upcoming State Assembly polls, in Kolkata.

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Women activists of Left organisations try to break police barricades as they march during their law violation programme, outside Kolkata Municipal Corporation headquarters, in Kolkata.

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Differently abled people participate in a rally to Nabanna, in Kolkata.

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