Indians flown back from China and Budget 2020: India this week

From New Delhi flying back Indian citizens from China on special flights amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak to the presentation of the Union Budget 2020-21 by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman; a roundup of top photos from across the country.

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Students in protective masks as they are taken to a special army facility for testing as a precaution against the possible coronavirus infection on their return from China, at Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi. (Amal KS / HT Photo)

Students in protective masks as they are taken to a special army facility for testing as a precaution against the possible coronavirus infection on their return from China, at Indira Gandhi International Airport, in New Delhi. (Amal KS / HT Photo)

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Asha Devi, mother of the Delhi gang rape victim breaks down after a Delhi court stayed the execution of the four men who had been convicted in the case, at Patiala House Court, in New Delhi. (Sonu Mehta / HT Photo)

Asha Devi, mother of the Delhi gang rape victim breaks down after a Delhi court stayed the execution of the four men who had been convicted in the case, at Patiala House Court, in New Delhi. (Sonu Mehta / HT Photo)

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A woman washes utensils after snowfall in the outskirts of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. (Tauseef Mustafa / AFP)

A woman washes utensils after snowfall in the outskirts of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. (Tauseef Mustafa / AFP)

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A bullet hole is seen in the windscreen of a truck which was used by suspected militants, at the site of a gun battle at Nagrota, on the outskirts of Jammu city, Jammu and Kashmir. (Mukesh Gupta / REUTERS)

A bullet hole is seen in the windscreen of a truck which was used by suspected militants, at the site of a gun battle at Nagrota, on the outskirts of Jammu city, Jammu and Kashmir. (Mukesh Gupta / REUTERS)

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A Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and Pakistani Ranger take part in the Beating Retreat ceremony during the 71st Republic Day celebration at Wagah-Attari border post near Amritsar, Punjab. (Sameer Sehgal / HT Photo)

A Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and Pakistani Ranger take part in the Beating Retreat ceremony during the 71st Republic Day celebration at Wagah-Attari border post near Amritsar, Punjab. (Sameer Sehgal / HT Photo)

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An unidentified man brandishes a gun during a protest against the CAA and NRC outside the Jamia Millia Islamia university in New Delhi. (Danish Siddiqui / REUTERS)

An unidentified man brandishes a gun during a protest against the CAA and NRC outside the Jamia Millia Islamia university in New Delhi. (Danish Siddiqui / REUTERS)

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A student (C) of the Jamia Millia Islamia university, injured after an unidentified person allegedly opened fire during an anti-CAA protest, is assisted towards a hospital in New Delhi. (MD Meharban / PTI)

A student (C) of the Jamia Millia Islamia university, injured after an unidentified person allegedly opened fire during an anti-CAA protest, is assisted towards a hospital in New Delhi. (MD Meharban / PTI)

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All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) members protest against West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar upon his arrival to attend the convocation ceremony of Calcutta University, at Nazrul Mancha, in Kolkata, West Bengal. (Samir Jana / HT Photo)

All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) members protest against West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar upon his arrival to attend the convocation ceremony of Calcutta University, at Nazrul Mancha, in Kolkata, West Bengal. (Samir Jana / HT Photo)

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Sharjeel Imam is taken by Crime branch officials to Saket court after his arrest from Bihar, at Delhi Police Crime Branch office, Chanakyapuri in New Delhi. (Amal KS / HT Photo)

Sharjeel Imam is taken by Crime branch officials to Saket court after his arrest from Bihar, at Delhi Police Crime Branch office, Chanakyapuri in New Delhi. (Amal KS / HT Photo)

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Women form a preventive human chain between security personnel and demonstrators after a second incident of firing during the ongoing protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR), at Shaheen Bagh, in New Delhi. (Sanjeev Verma / HT Photo)

Women form a preventive human chain between security personnel and demonstrators after a second incident of firing during the ongoing protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR), at Shaheen Bagh, in New Delhi. (Sanjeev Verma / HT Photo)

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The President’s Bodyguard are seen against the illuminated Raisina Hill during the Beating Retreat ceremony, at Rajpath. (Mohd Zakir / HT Photo)

The President’s Bodyguard are seen against the illuminated Raisina Hill during the Beating Retreat ceremony, at Rajpath. (Mohd Zakir / HT Photo)

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Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Kanhaiya Kumar along with opposition party leaders holding up posters for a rally against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC), near Mahatma Gandhi statue at Gandhi Maidan in Patna, Bihar. (Parwaz Khan / HT Photo)

Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Kanhaiya Kumar along with opposition party leaders holding up posters for a rally against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC), near Mahatma Gandhi statue at Gandhi Maidan in Patna, Bihar. (Parwaz Khan / HT Photo)

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Badminton player Saina Nehwal and her sister Chandranshu Nehwal join the Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of National General Secretary of BJP Arun Singh at BJP HQ in New Delhi. (Sonu Mehta / HT Photo)

Badminton player Saina Nehwal and her sister Chandranshu Nehwal join the Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of National General Secretary of BJP Arun Singh at BJP HQ in New Delhi. (Sonu Mehta / HT Photo)

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A horse takes a sand bath in mud pit after rigorous training ahead of Kingfisher Ultra Indian Derby 2020 at Mahalaxmi Race Course in Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Pratik Chorge / HT Photo)

A horse takes a sand bath in mud pit after rigorous training ahead of Kingfisher Ultra Indian Derby 2020 at Mahalaxmi Race Course in Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Pratik Chorge / HT Photo)

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Cows on a foggy morning, after late night rain, in the outskirts of Najafgarh in Dwarka, New Delhi. (Vipin Kumar / HT Photo)

Cows on a foggy morning, after late night rain, in the outskirts of Najafgarh in Dwarka, New Delhi. (Vipin Kumar / HT Photo)

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Police personnel display bullets during an arms laying ceremony by cadres of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) in Guwahati, Assam. The insurgent group was responding to the government’s peace initiative to rejoin mainstream society. (Anupam Nath / AP)

Police personnel display bullets during an arms laying ceremony by cadres of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) in Guwahati, Assam. The insurgent group was responding to the government’s peace initiative to rejoin mainstream society. (Anupam Nath / AP)

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An antenna of the Giant Meterwave Radio telescope at Khodad in Pune, Maharashtra. (Sanket Wankhade / HT Photo)

An antenna of the Giant Meterwave Radio telescope at Khodad in Pune, Maharashtra. (Sanket Wankhade / HT Photo)

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The Central Railways’ first air conditioned EMU local train which plies between Panvel and Thane, on inauguration day at Panvel station in Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Pratik Chorge / HT Photo)

The Central Railways’ first air conditioned EMU local train which plies between Panvel and Thane, on inauguration day at Panvel station in Mumbai, Maharashtra. (Pratik Chorge / HT Photo)

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National Democratic Front of Boroland (NDFB) leader Dhiren Boro displays victory sign on his arrival, after signing Bodo Peace Accord 2020 between NDFB, Assam government and Central government in Delhi, at Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Borjar in Guwahati, Assam. (PTI)

National Democratic Front of Boroland (NDFB) leader Dhiren Boro displays victory sign on his arrival, after signing Bodo Peace Accord 2020 between NDFB, Assam government and Central government in Delhi, at Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Borjar in Guwahati, Assam. (PTI)

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Security personnel help Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan as he is blocked by protesting opposition legislators on his arrival into the house for governor’s address, in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. (PTI)

Security personnel help Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan as he is blocked by protesting opposition legislators on his arrival into the house for governor’s address, in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. (PTI)

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People gather as police personnel carry the corpse of Subhash Batham, who had taken more than 20 children hostage inside his house, after he was shot dead during a rescue operation, at Karthia village, Mohammadabad, in Farrukhabad district of Uttar Pradesh. (Deepak Gupta / HT Photo)

People gather as police personnel carry the corpse of Subhash Batham, who had taken more than 20 children hostage inside his house, after he was shot dead during a rescue operation, at Karthia village, Mohammadabad, in Farrukhabad district of Uttar Pradesh. (Deepak Gupta / HT Photo)

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Tourists, wearing protective face masks as precautionary measures against the coronavirus, visit Taj Mahal, in Agra. (PTI)

Tourists, wearing protective face masks as precautionary measures against the coronavirus, visit Taj Mahal, in Agra. (PTI)

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Actor Rajinikanth with Man vs Wild host Bear Grylls in New Delhi. Discovery has signed the actor for the first episode of the new format series ‘Into The Wild with Bear Grylls’. Rajinikanth is the second Indian, after prime minister Narendra Modi to feature in Bear Grylls’ iconic show. (PTI)

Actor Rajinikanth with Man vs Wild host Bear Grylls in New Delhi. Discovery has signed the actor for the first episode of the new format series ‘Into The Wild with Bear Grylls’. Rajinikanth is the second Indian, after prime minister Narendra Modi to feature in Bear Grylls’ iconic show. (PTI)

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs Pralhad Joshi in conversation with leader of opposition Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, leader of opposition Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, at an all Party Meeting before the Parliament Budget Session in New Delhi. (Sonu Mehta / HT Photo)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs Pralhad Joshi in conversation with leader of opposition Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, leader of opposition Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, at an all Party Meeting before the Parliament Budget Session in New Delhi. (Sonu Mehta / HT Photo)

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Minister of Finance Nirmala Sitharaman seen holding the Budget folder (bahi khaata) along with Minister of State Anurag Thakur and other senior officials as they arrive at Parliament to present the Union Budget 2020-21 in New Delhi. (Sonu Mehta / HT Photo)

Minister of Finance Nirmala Sitharaman seen holding the Budget folder (bahi khaata) along with Minister of State Anurag Thakur and other senior officials as they arrive at Parliament to present the Union Budget 2020-21 in New Delhi. (Sonu Mehta / HT Photo)

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