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An artisan carries an idol of Hindu god Shiva to a workshop through an alley in Kolkata, India, July 29, 2016. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES.

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An artisan carries an idol of Hindu god Shiva to a workshop through an alley in Kolkata

Indian police arrest activists

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Indian police arrest activists from the Social Unity Centre of India (SUCI) organisation as they block a road during a protest against a gang rape in Kolkata on Tuesday

Supporters of Trinamool Congress (TMC) celebrate after learning the initial poll results of the West Bengal Assembly elections, in Kolkata, India May 19, 2016. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

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Supporters of Trinamool Congress (TMC) celebrate after learning the initial poll results of the West Bengal Assembly elections, in Kolkata, India 

A wrestler applies mud to prevent slipping due to sweat, at a traditional training centre on the banks of the river Ganges ahead of the Bengal mud wrestling championships, in Kolkata, India today

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A wrestler applies mud to prevent slipping due to sweat, at a traditional training centre on the banks of the river Ganges ahead of the Bengal mud wrestling championships, in Kolkata, India today.

A boy floats in a pond to cool off on a hot summer day on the outskirts of Kolkata

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A boy floats in a pond to cool off on a hot summer day on the outskirts of Kolkata

Young girls yet to attain puberty are dressed up as living goddesses before being worshipped as 'kumari' or virgin during the Bengali Hindu festival of Basanti Durga puja performed in the spring in Kolkata, India, Friday, April 15, 2016. Worshipping kumaris or virgins on the ninth day or navami of the festival is an important ritual when they are worshipped as the base power of all creation. The more popular form of Durga festival is performed in autumn when the Hindu mythical figure Rama is said to have called upon goddess Durga to seek her blessings to defeat the evil character Ravana. (AP Photo/ Bikas Das)

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Young girls yet to attain puberty are dressed up as living goddesses before being worshipped as ‘kumari’ or virgin during the Bengali Hindu festival of Basanti Durga puja in Kolkata, India

Indian rescue workers work on a partially collapsed overpass in Kolkata, India. A long section of a road overpass currently under construction collapsed, with tons of concrete and steel falling midday traffic, killing several and injuring many.

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Indian rescue workers work on a partially collapsed overpass in Kolkata, India. A long section collapsed, with tons of concrete and steel falling midday traffic, killing several and injuring many.

The Wider Image: Street life in Kolkata...Local band members wait to board a passenger bus to reach a wedding procession venue in Kolkata, India, March 10, 2016. Some people in Kolkata earn a living by selling second-hand clothes, driving rickshaws or in the city’s food markets. Those too poor to afford a home of their own sleep where they work, helping people who moved to the city to find work to send money back home. Outside working hours residents of the city formerly called Calcutta might enjoy a game of chess or carrom, while children play soccer with friends. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri SEARCH "STREET KOLKATA" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "THE WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES

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Local band members wait to board a passenger bus to reach a wedding procession venue in Kolkata, India 

Labourers unload sacks of rice from a handcart at a wholesale market in Kolkata, India, December 14, 2015. India's wholesale prices fell for a 13th straight month in November, but a sharp pickup in food prices and a pending wage hike for millions of government employees are likely to keep policymakers worried about potential inflationary risks.

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Labourers unload sacks of rice from a handcart at a wholesale market in Kolkata, India, on Monday

A trader sleeps amid his goats at a livestock market on the eve of the Eid al-Adha festival in Kolkata, India, September 24, 2015. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha or the Feast of the Sacrifice, which marks the end of the annual haj pilgrimage, by slaughtering goats, sheep, cows and camels in commemoration of the Prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to Allah. Eid al-Adha in Kolkata falls on Friday

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A trader sleeps amid his goats at a livestock market on the eve of the Eid al-Adha festival in Kolkata, India

A local resident reads a newspaper next to a vendor selling potatoes and onions at a slum area in Kolkata...A local resident reads a newspaper next to a vendor selling potatoes and onions at a slum area in Kolkata, India, September 4, 2015

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A local resident reads a newspaper next to a vendor selling potatoes and onions at a slum area in Kolkata, India on Friday

A woman walks through an alley as used pairs of jeans are hung to dry before they are sold in a second-hand clothes market in Kolkata, India, June 29, 2015

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A woman walks through an alley as used pairs of jeans are hung to dry before they are sold in a second-hand clothes market in Kolkata, India on Monday

Nuns pray as they surround the body of Sister Nirmala Joshi, who succeeded Mother Theresa as the head of the Missionaries of Charity, in Kolkata, India.

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Nuns pray as they surround the body of Sister Nirmala Joshi, who succeeded Mother Theresa as the head of the Missionaries of Charity, in Kolkata, India.

TOPSHOTS An young Indian Jain devotee dr...TOPSHOTS An young Indian Jain devotee dressed on a horse participates in a religious rally organised on the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti in Kolkata on April 2, 2015. The most important religious holiday in Jainism, Mahavir Jayanti celebrates the birth of Mahavira, the last Tirthankara, which is generally accepted as 599 BCE. AFP PHOTO/ Dibyangshu SARKARDIBYANGSHU SARKAR/AFP/Getty Images

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An Indian Jain devotee on a horse participates in a religious rally organised on the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti in Kolkata 

A labourer takes a nap in a wholesale fruit market area in Kolkata...A labourer takes a nap in a wholesale fruit market area in Kolkata March 24, 2015. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

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A labourer takes a nap in a wholesale fruit market area in Kolkata, India

An Indian hand rickshaw puller transports children to school in Kolkata, India, Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015. Kolkata is the only city in India where hand-pulled rickshaws are still in operation. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)

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An Indian hand rickshaw puller transports children to school in Kolkata, India. Kolkata is the only city in India where hand-pulled rickshaws are still in operation.

Men play cricket in a public park on a foggy morning in Kolkata

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Men play cricket in a public park on a foggy morning in Kolkata, India on Friday

An Indian jockey leads his horse off the track after attending a practice session

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An Indian jockey leads his horse off the track after attending a practice session at The Royal Calcutta Turf Club on a foggy morning in Kolkata on Friday

Labourers carry grocery items at a wholesale market in Kolkata November 14, 2014. India's inflation dropped to a new multi-year low in October, helped by slower annual rises in food and fuel prices, intensifying pressure on the central bank to cut interest rates to encourage spending and investment needed to boost growth.

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Labourers carry boxes at a Kolkata market on Friday. India’s inflation dropped to a new multi-year low in October, helped by slower annual rises in food and fuel prices.

A woman offers prayers by a road as a rickshaw puller transports passengers in Kolkata

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A woman offers prayers by a road as a rickshaw puller transports passengers in Kolkata on Tuesday