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Anniversaries, Homages & Tributes

Left Front Chairman Biman Bose pays tribute to Shaheed Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary, at Bhagat Singh Udyan in Kolkata.

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Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar: Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh along with his Cabinet colleagues and MLAs pays tribute to Shaheed Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary before staging a dharna against farm bills, at Khatkar Kalan in Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar.

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Left Front Chairman Biman Bose pays tribute to Shaheed Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary, at Bhagat Singh Udyan in Kolkata.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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BJP leaders Vasundhara Raje, Dushyant Singh and Rajiv Pratap Rudy with Manvendra Singh, son of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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BJP leader Om Prakash Mathur pays tribute to former Union Minister Jaswant Singh, who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajanth Singh and BJP leaders Vasundhara Raje, Dushyant Singh meet Bhupinder Singh, son of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh, who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh with Manvendra Singh, son of former Union Minister Jaswant Singh, who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Senior BJP leader and former Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje pays tribute to former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to former Union Minister Jaswant Singh who passed away earlier today, at his residence in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this photo provided by the United Nations, President, Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani's pre-recorded message is played during the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters. Protests against racial injustice aren't just part of the United States' national conversation. America's foes have taken note too, using the demonstrations and images of police violence to criticize the country at the U.N. General Assembly this year.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh at Parliament House in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh with former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh with Congress President Sonia Gandhi and late former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee, at Parliament House in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh at Hyderabad House in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh in Madrid, Spain. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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In this file photo, is seen Former Union Minister Jaswant Singh after an NDA meeting in New Delhi. Singh passed away at the age of 82 following a long spell of illness, in New Delhi.

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Karnataka Rajinikanth Fans Association members pay tribute to legendary playback singer SP Balasubramaniyam, at Cubbon Park in Bengaluru.

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In this photo provided by the United Nations, Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, speaks in a pre-recorded message which was played during the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at the UN. headquarters.

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In this image made from UNTV video, Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, the Prime Minister of Cambodia speaks in a pre-recorded message which was played during the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters.

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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav pays tribute to late former senior party leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh during his 'Dashakarma' function, in Vaishali District.

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BJP MP Locket Chatterjee pays tribute to Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar to commemorate his birth anniversary, in Kolkata.

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Family member and relatives pay their last respects to legendary playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam at his residence, in Chennai. The celebrated singer, 74, died in a Chennai hospital after almost two months of treatment.

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Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik gives final touch to a sand sculpture in memory of legendary singer S P Balasubramanyam, who passed away today, at Puri beach

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays tribute to former RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh during his Dashakarma function, in Patna.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah pays tribute to RSS ideologue and Bharatiya Jan Sangh leader Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary, in New Delhi

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BJP activists celebrate on the occasion of RSS ideologue and Bharatiya Jan Sangh leader Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay's birth anniversary, in Varanasi.

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Union Minister for Health Harsh Vardhan (R) along with BJP Vice President Shyam Jaju (C), and party leaders Saroj Pandey (2nd R) and Parvesh Verma (L) after paying tribute to the founder of Jana Sangh Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary, in New Delhi.

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J&K BJP President Ravinder Raina along with other party leaders pays tribute to the founder of Jana Sangh Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary, in Jammu.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh along with BJP National President JP Nadda, Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal and others listens to Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the nation, via video conferencing, on the occasion of founder of Jana Sangh Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay's birth anniversary, at BJP HQ in New Delhi.

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BJP National President JP Nadda pays tribute to the founder of Jana Sangh Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary, at BJP HQ in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation on the occasion of founder of Jana Sangh Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay's birth anniversary, via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar pays floral tribute to the founder of Jana Sangh Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary, at BJP HQ in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays floral tribute to the founder of Jana Sangh Pt. Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary, at BJP HQ in New Delhi. Also seen are BJP National President JP Nadda, Union Minister for Health Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan and others.

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Union Defenece Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to Minister of State for Railway Suresh Angadi in New Delhi. Angadi died Wednesday at AIIMS where he was admitted due to COVID-19 infection.

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Home Minister Amit Shah pays tribute to late MoS for Railways Suresh Angadi via video conferencing, in New Delhi. Angadi who was admitted at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after contracting COVID-19, passed away yesterday.

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Members of Rajput community pay floral tribute at the statue of Maharaja Hari Singh on the occasion of his birth anniversary, in Jammu.

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Members of the Sikh community during the concluding of a three-day religious event to mark the ‘Jyoti Jyot’ (death anniversary) of first Sikh master Guru Nanak Dev at Gurdwara Darbar Sahib, in Kartarpur, Narowal district of Pakistan.A large number of Sikhs from Punjab, KPK and Sindh participated in the function.

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Members of historical military clubs wearing Soviet army uniform participate in the World War II battle reconstruction near Kirovsk, 45 km (28 miles) East from St.Petersburg, Russia. More then 400 members of a historical military clubs took part in a reconstruction of a battle for trying to broke the Siege of Leningrad, now St. Petersburg. More than 1 million people perished during the 900-day Nazi German and Finnish siege and blockade of Leningrad. AP/PTI Photo(AP21-09-2020_000023B)

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Posters by Gurukul Art Academy along a street ahead of the celebrations for 75th anniversary of United Nations, at Lalbaug in Mumbai.

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Singer Ricky Martin puts his signature on a sign as he pays his respects at the Pulse nightclub memorial in Orlando, Fla.,. The nightclub was the site of a mass shooting in 2016.

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MPs pay tribute to ex-President Pranab Mukherjee, legendary Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj and others who passed away this year, during the opening day of Parliament's Monsoon Session amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, at Parliament House in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and MPs pay tribute to ex-President Pranab Mukherjee, legendary Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj and others who passed away this year in the Lok Sabha during the opening day of Parliament's Monsoon Session, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, at Parliament House in New Delhi.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays tribute to the mortal remains of former RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, who passed away in Delhi AIIMS due to post-COVID complications, in Patna.

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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav pays tribute to former party leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, who passed away in Delhi AIIMS due to post-COVID complications, in Patna.

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Mounted police officers sit outside the Visitor's Center at the Flight 93 National Memorial before a memorial service attended by US President Donald Trump in Shanksville, Pa..

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A visitor pauses at the Wall of Names during a visit to the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa.

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Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden visit with a family at a boulder marking the impact site of Flight 93 at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa.

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US President Donald Trump lays a wreath at a 19th anniversary observance of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa.

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From left, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Jill Biden with her husband Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden, former NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg, Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen, observe a moment of silence, in New York.

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U.S. Army Sgt. Edwin Morales, center right, salutes after placing flowers for fallen FDNY firefighter Ruben D. Correa at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, in New York. The names of nearly 3,000 victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks will be read by family members at a ceremony organized by the Tunnel to Towers Foundation.

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Tribute in Light, two vertical columns of light representing the fallen towers of the World Trade Center shine against the lower Manhattan skyline on the 19th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks, seen from Jersey City, New Jersey.

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Tribute in Light, two vertical columns of light representing the fallen towers of the World Trade Center shine against the lower Manhattan skyline on the 19th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks, seen from Jersey City, New Jersey.

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Vice President Mike Pence greets firefighters assembled at FDNY Ladder 10 Engine 10 near the 9/11 Memorial in New York. Americans are commemorating 9/11 with tributes that have been altered by coronavirus precautions and woven into the presidential campaign, drawing President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden to pay respects at the same memorial without crossing paths.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden greets Vice President Mike Pence at the 19th anniversary ceremony in observance of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York.

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Mourners hug beside the names of the deceased Jesus Sanchez and Marianne MacFarlane at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York. Americans will commemorate 9/11 with tributes that have been altered by coronavirus precautions and woven into the presidential campaign.

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A large American flag is unfurled at the Pentagon ahead of ceremonies at the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial to honor the 184 people killed in the 2001 terrorist attack on the Pentagon, in Washington.

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BJP supporters pay tribute to Swami Vivekananda to commemorate the 127th anniversary of his 'Chicago Speech' from outside the closed gate of the park where his statue is installed, during the bi-weekly lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Kolkata.

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Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Farooq Abdullah along with his son and former J & K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and senior party leaders offers special prayers at the grave of his father and party founder Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah on his 38th death anniversary, in Srinagar.

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Members of All Assam Students Union (AASU) pay floral tribute to music maestro late Bhupen Hazarika on his 94th birth anniversary, in Guwahati.

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Sand artist Ajay Shankar Mahto creates a sand sculpture to pay tribute to former president Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary, which is celebrated in India as Teachers' Day, in Bokaro

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President Ram Nath Kovind pays homage to former President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary, in New Delhi.

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People offer prayers in front of Mother Teresa's statue on her 23rd death anniversary, in Ahmedabad.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays floral tribute to former President Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on the occasion of his 132nd birth anniversary, at party state office in Patna.

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Impoverished people wait outside the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by Saint Teresa, to receive food distributed on the anniversary of the saint's death in Kolkata

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Nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by Saint Teresa, wearing masks and face shields as precaution against the coronavirus distribute food to impoverished and homeless people to mark the anniversary of the saint's death in Kolkata.

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Nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by Saint Teresa, wearing masks as precaution against the coronavirus pray by the tomb of the saint to mark her death anniversary in Kolkata.

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Nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by Saint Teresa, wearing masks as precaution against the coronavirus pray by the tomb of the saint to mark her death anniversary in Kolkata.

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Archbishop of Kolkata Thomas D'Souza kneels beside the tomb of Saint Teresa, as other nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, the order founded by the saint, wearing masks as precaution against the coronavirus pray by her tomb to mark the anniversary of her death in Kolkata. The Nobel Peace Prize winning Catholic nun who spent 45-years serving for the poor, sick, orphaned, and dying, died in Kolkata on this day in 1997 at age 87.

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Nuns of Missionaries of Charity busy in decoration works near the Mother's tomb on the eve of the death anniversary of Mother Teresa, in Kolkata.

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi at the Indian Embassy in Moscow.

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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy along with his family pays tribute to his father and former Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy on his 11th death anniversary at YSR Ghat in Kadapa.

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AP State Ministers Botsa Satyanarayana, Vellampalli Sreenivas and other YSR Congress party members pay tribute to former CM YS Rajasekhara Reddy on his death anniversary, in Vijayawada.

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People look at a life-size chainsaw cut statue of Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo in downtown Hope, British Columbia. The statue is a tribute to the film, which was shot in Hope 40 years ago.

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Bipadtaran Banerjee, family priest of former President Pranab Mukherjee, pays tribute to him at his ancestral home Mirati in Birbhum district of West Bengal. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday, Aug 31, 2020, at Army's RR Hospital in Delhi Cantt.

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Chief of Army Staff, General Manoj Mukund Naravane, pays his last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence, 10 Rajaji Marg in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Home Minister Amit Shah during a Union Cabinet meeting via video conferencing in presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in New Delhi. Shah expressed profound sorrow on the sad demise of former President of India Pranab Mukherjee during the meeting.

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Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal R K S Bhadauria pays his last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence, 10 Rajaji Marg in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh pays his last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence, 10 Rajaji Marg in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat pays his last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence, 10 Rajaji Marg in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays his last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence, 10 Rajaji Marg in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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A student pays tribute to former president Pranab Mukherjee on his demise as she arrives to appear in JEE entrance examination at Tata Consultancy Service Limited (TCS), amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in Ranchi.

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Union Home Minister addresses via video message on the demise of former President Pranab Mukherjee, in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu pays his last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence 10, Rajaji Marg in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal pays tributes to former president Pranab Mukherjee, at State Assembly in Guwahati. Mukherjee, 84, passed away on Monday at Army's RR Hospital in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman pays her last respects to former president Pranab Mukherjee at his residence 10, Rajaji Marg, in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Indian national flag flies at half-mast at Supreme Court during the seven-day state mourning on demise of former President Pranab Mukherjee, in New Delhi.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal pays his last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence 10, Rajaji Marg in New Delhi.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy CM Manish Sisodia arrive to pay their last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence 10, Rajaji Marg in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Indian national flag flies at half-mast at Parliament Building during the seven-day state mourning on demise of former President Pranab Mukherjee, in New Delhi.

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Indian national flag flies at half-mast at Rashtrapati Bhawan during the seven-day state mourning on demise of former President Pranab Mukherjee, in New Delhi.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh pays tribute to former president Pranab Mukherjee who passed away at an army hospital on Monday, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi pays his last respects to former President Pranab Mukherjee at his residence 10, Rajaji Marg in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Armys RR Hospital.

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President Ram Nath Kovind pays tribute to former president and veteran Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee who passed away at an army hospital on Monday, at his residence in New Delhi.

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RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat pays tribute to former president and veteran Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee who passed away at an army hospital on Monday, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute to former president and veteran Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee who passed away at an army hospital on Monday, at his residence in New Delhi.

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Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand sculpture of former president Pranab Mukherjee to pay tribute to the leader who passed away, in Puri.

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Security personnel pay tribute to the mortal remains of Naib Subedar Rajwinder Singh, who was killed in Pakistani shelling along the LoC (Line of Control) on Sunday morning, during his wreath laying ceremony in Rajouri district.

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