Diwali’s hues in Amritsar

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Devotees paying obeisance at Golden Temple on the occasion of Diwali festival in Amritsar on Wednesday . (Sameer Sehgal / HT)

Devotees paying obeisance at Golden Temple on the occasion of Diwali festival in Amritsar on Wednesday . (Sameer Sehgal / HT)

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Radicals’ acting jathedar giving parallel ‘sandesh’ to Sikh community at the Akal Takht in Amritsar (Sameer Sehgal/Ht)

Radicals’ acting jathedar giving parallel ‘sandesh’ to Sikh community at the Akal Takht in Amritsar (Sameer Sehgal/Ht)

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A Sikh devotee taking dip in the Holy Sarovar on the occasion of DiwaIi festival in Amritsar on Wednesday . (Sameer Sehgal / HT )

A Sikh devotee taking dip in the Holy Sarovar on the occasion of DiwaIi festival in Amritsar on Wednesday . (Sameer Sehgal / HT )

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Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) president Simranjit Singh Mann in a hospital in Amritsar on Wednesday. (Sameer Sehgal/Ht)

Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) president Simranjit Singh Mann in a hospital in Amritsar on Wednesday. (Sameer Sehgal/Ht)

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Sikh youths showing black to Akal Takht jathedar as he begins to address the people on the occasion of the Bandi Chhor Diwas at the Akal Takht. (Sameer Sehgal/Ht)

Sikh youths showing black to Akal Takht jathedar as he begins to address the people on the occasion of the Bandi Chhor Diwas at the Akal Takht. (Sameer Sehgal/Ht)

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Rapid Action Force (RAF) personnel deployed outside the Golden Temple plaza in Amritsar on Wednesday. (Sameer Sehgal / HT)

Rapid Action Force (RAF) personnel deployed outside the Golden Temple plaza in Amritsar on Wednesday. (Sameer Sehgal / HT)

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Devotees arriving amidst tight security outside the Golden Temple complex on the occasion of Diwali in Amritsar on Wednesday . (Sameer Sehgal / HT )

Devotees arriving amidst tight security outside the Golden Temple complex on the occasion of Diwali in Amritsar on Wednesday . (Sameer Sehgal / HT )

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BSF officials exchanging sweets with Pakistani Rangers to celebrate Diwali at Indo-Pak Border at Attari near Amritsar on Wednesday. (Sameer Sehgal / HT )

BSF officials exchanging sweets with Pakistani Rangers to celebrate Diwali at Indo-Pak Border at Attari near Amritsar on Wednesday. (Sameer Sehgal / HT )

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Devotees queued up to pay obeisance at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Wednesday . (Sameer Sehgal / HT )

Devotees queued up to pay obeisance at the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Wednesday . (Sameer Sehgal / HT )

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