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June 8: Delhi and beyond, in  pictures

The day’s developments, events and newsmakers

Agencies

PTI Photo
PTI Photo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi accompanied by Kerala Governor P. Sathasivam, State Devasom Minister Kadakampally Surendran along with other senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, arrives to offer his prayers at Lord Krishna temple in Guruvayur of Thrissur district.
NH Photo
NH Photo
A huge crowd gathered to welcome Congress President Shri Rahul Gandhi at Mananthavady (Wayanad, Kerala).
PTI Photo
PTI Photo
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy seeks blessings from Vedic scholars as he assumes charge of his office at state secretariat, after his victory in the state elections, in Amaravati.
PTI Photo
PTI Photo
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma being felicitated by newly elected MP from Tura seat Agatha K Sangma during a conference in Shillong, Meghalaya.
PTI Photo
PTI Photo
Women devotees perform rituals under a banyan tree on the occasion of ‘Jamai Sasthi’ festival at Balurghat in South Dinajpur district of West Bengal.
PTI Photo
PTI Photo
A devotee pours oil in earthen lamps on the eve of Kheer Bhawani Mela in Jammu.
PTI Photo
PTI Photo
A woman army officer hugs her son after a passing out parade ceremony, in Gaya.
AP/PTI
AP/PTI
A woman plays seven drums during the mass game performance of “The Land of the People” at the May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea.
AP/PTI
AP/PTI
Students in chains march to protest against the extradition bill in Hong Kong. The extradition law has aroused concerns that this legislation would undermine the city’s independent judicial system as it allows Hong Kong to hand over fugitives to the jurisdictions that the city doesn’t currently have an extradition agreement with, including mainland China, where a fair trial might not be guaranteed. 
Photo: IANS
Photo: IANS
The 2nd Anniversary of the India-UN Development Partnership Fund that was commemorated during an event organised by the Permanent Mission of India to the UN together with the UN Office for South-South Cooperation, underway at the UN headquarters in New York, US.
Photo by Vipin
Photo by Vipin
Members and supporters of ASIA, AISF, APCR , DSU, Mazdoor Adhikar Sangathan and others hold placards over their various demands during a protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.
Pramod Pushkarna
Pramod Pushkarna
The employees of Jet-Airways during a press conference to urge the government to expedite the process of revival in New Delhi. 
Pramod Pushkarna
Pramod Pushkarna
A person lies under the shade of a tree near the puddle of water to keep himself cool in a hot summer afternoon. 
Pramod Pushkarna
Pramod Pushkarna
Business as usual: Tourists enjoy at India Gate under the shade of an umbrella and vendors are chasing them in a hot summer afternoon in New Delhi.
Pramod Pushkarna
Pramod Pushkarna
A crow and a myna cooling themselves near water at India Gate, New Delhi

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