May 16: Delhi and beyond, in pictures

India in pictures, May 16: The day’s developments, events and news makers

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge comes out of Raj Bhavan after attending the legislature party meeting in Bengaluru.

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge comes out of Raj Bhavan after attending the legislature party meeting in Bengaluru.

BJP leaders B.S. Yeddyurappa and Prakash Javadekar arrive after meeting Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala in Bengaluru.

BJP leaders B.S. Yeddyurappa and Prakash Javadekar arrive after meeting Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala in Bengaluru.

Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader H.D. Kumaraswamy addresses a press conference after holding the legislature party meeting in Bengaluru.

Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader H.D. Kumaraswamy addresses a press conference after holding the legislature party meeting in Bengaluru.

Congress leaders R. V. Deshpande and S.T Somashekar during the legislature party meeting at Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru.

Congress leaders R. V. Deshpande and S.T Somashekar during the legislature party meeting at Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru.

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) President and actor Kamal Haasan addresses a rally in Kanyakumari on Wednesday

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) President and actor Kamal Haasan addresses a rally in Kanyakumari on Wednesday

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama gives a  speech ahead of the Tibetan sacred month ‘Saka Dawa’ in Dharamshala on Wednesday. The holy month of ‘Saka Dawa’ takes place in the fourth Tibetan month, which in 2018 begins on May 16 and ends on June 13.

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama gives a speech ahead of the Tibetan sacred month ‘Saka Dawa’ in Dharamshala on Wednesday. The holy month of ‘Saka Dawa’ takes place in the fourth Tibetan month, which in 2018 begins on May 16 and ends on June 13.

Malaysia’s reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim has been freed from custody after receiving a royal pardon, paving the way for a political comeback following his alliance’s stunning election victory. 

Malaysia’s reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim has been freed from custody after receiving a royal pardon, paving the way for a political comeback following his alliance’s stunning election victory. 

Family members and relatives of Jawan Devendra Singh Baghel, who was killed in a cross-border firing at India- Pakistan border near Hiranagar sector of Kathua, mourn during his funeral at his village Lakhanpur, Uttar Pradesh. 

Family members and relatives of Jawan Devendra Singh Baghel, who was killed in a cross-border firing at India- Pakistan border near Hiranagar sector of Kathua, mourn during his funeral at his village Lakhanpur, Uttar Pradesh. 

Actress Madhuri Dixit Nene on the sets of dance reality show “High Fever Dance Ka Naya Tevar” in Mumbai. 

Actress Madhuri Dixit Nene on the sets of dance reality show “High Fever Dance Ka Naya Tevar” in Mumbai. 

Maruti 800 caught fire in front of Delhi Secretariat. No one was hurt.

Maruti 800 caught fire in front of Delhi Secretariat. No one was hurt.

A fruit seller sits on a stack of watermelons - the demand for which shoots up during summers - as he arranges them at a market in Chennai.

A fruit seller sits on a stack of watermelons - the demand for which shoots up during summers - as he arranges them at a market in Chennai.

Dawoodi Bohra community on the first day of Ramadan in Mumbai.

Dawoodi Bohra community on the first day of Ramadan in Mumbai.

Hindu devotees (Kanwariyas) carry holy water of river Ganga to perform ‘abhishek’ at Padilla Mahadev temple, on the 1st day of Purshottam (Adhimas) of Hindu calendar, in Allahabad.

Hindu devotees (Kanwariyas) carry holy water of river Ganga to perform ‘abhishek’ at Padilla Mahadev temple, on the 1st day of Purshottam (Adhimas) of Hindu calendar, in Allahabad.

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