May 1: Delhi and beyond, in pictures

The day’s developments, events and newsmakers

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Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra reads a poster held by a child during election campaign for Lok Sabha polls, in Amethi.
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PTI Photo
Senior Congress leaders Abhishek Singhvi and Jairam Ramesh come out after meeting the Election Commission of India, at Nirvachan Sadan in New Delhi.

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PTI Photo
Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Raj Babbar addresses an election rally for Lok Sabha polls, in Prayagraj (Allahabad).
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PTI Photo
All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) women activists wearing sarees painted with party symbol march during an election campaign in support of party candidate for Kolkata-North parliamentary seat Sudip Bandyopadhyay(unseen) for Lok Sabha polls, in Kolkata.

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PTI Photo
Mangled remains of a police vehicle, carrying 16 security personnel that was allegedly blasted by Maoists using IED, in Gadchiroli.
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PTI Photo
Charred vehicles which were allegedly torched by Maoists, at Kukheda town in Gadchiroli district in Maharashtra.

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PTI Photo
Indian Railways personnel and workers repair the railway track after a goods train derailed, near Ajmer.
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PTI Photo
Forest officials capture a wild elephant who had strayed in search of food at Amchang wildlife Sanctuary, in Guwahati.

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PTI Photo
Jet Airways employees take out a march to file a complaint against the airline management at Sahar police station, in Mumbai.
Photo by Vipin
Photo by Vipin
A woman labourer working at a construction site on International Labour Day in Delhi.

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PTI Photo
Villagers gather after an IAF chopper made an emergency landing following a technical snag, at a village in Jetwara block of Pratapgarh district. The chopper was on its way to review the security arrangements of PM’s election rally. 
AP/PTI
AP/PTI
Japan’s new Empress Masako, in a car, waves as she returns to the Crown Prince Palace after attending the imperial ritual at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. Emperor Naruhito inherited Imperial regalia and seals as proof of his succession and pledged in his first public address Wednesday to follow his father’s example in devoting himself to peace and staying close to the people.

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AP/PTI
Fire crackers launched by opponents to Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro land near Bolivarian National Guard armored vehicles, during an attempted military uprising in Caracas, Venezuela. Opposition leader Juan Guaido took to the streets with a small contingent of heavily armed troops in a call for the military to rise up. 

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