October 20: Delhi and beyond, in pictures

The day’s developments, events and newsmakers



IANS Photo
IANS Photo
user

PTI



PTI Photo
PTI Photo
A view of illuminated Jabalpur city during Diwali celebrations on Thursday night
NH Photo by Vipin
NH Photo by Vipin
A view of Diwali lights in Outer Delhi



NH Photo by Vipin
NH Photo by Vipin
Despite Supreme Court’s ban on the sale of firecrackers, many Delhiites continued with the tradition of bursting firecrackers this year ariund as well


PTI Photo
PTI Photo
Family members join mechanics as they wash their tools with milk on the occasion of ‘Vishwakarma Puja’ in Amritsar



PTI Photo
PTI Photo
Workers light incense sticks and pray next to their tools on Vishwakarma festival in Jammu
NH Photo by Pramod Pushkarna
NH Photo by Pramod Pushkarna
A mechanic offers prayers in front of his tools as his friend looks on, at ITO in New Delhi



PTI Photo
PTI Photo
Women farmers stage a Zameen Satyagraha against forced acquisition of land by Jaipur Development Authority during Govardhan Puja in Nindar village in Jaipur


PTI Photo
PTI Photo
People wade through a waterlogged street as goddess Kali’s idol is seen in a pandal after heavy rains in Kolkata



IANS Photo
IANS Photo
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at the head of the ANC crest along with the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Admiral (Retd.) D.K. Joshi and the Commander-in-Chief Andaman & Nicobar Command, Vice Admiral Bimal Verma on her visit to Andaman & Nicobar Command, in Port Blair


PTI Photo
PTI Photo
An elderly woman tries to exercise as smog covers Lodhi Garden in New Delhi on Friday morning, a day after Diwali.



Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire
Photo: Yui Mok/PA Wire
A view of London’s Gibbon Park this Diwali


Photo: Dinendra Haria/REX/Shutterstock
Photo: Dinendra Haria/REX/Shutterstock
Thousands of Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and people from other communities attended Diwali in Trafalgar Square, London, this weekend

Follow us on: Facebook, Twitter, Google News

Join our official telegram channel (@nationalherald) and stay updated with the latest headlines