August 26: Delhi and beyond, in pictures

The day’s developments, events, and newsmakers



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Nuns cutting cake to celebrate Mother Teresa’s 107th birth anniversary at Missionaries of Charity office in Santiniketan, West Bengal.


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Security personnel walk past a vehicle which was burnt in the violence following Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s conviction in Panchkula.



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Army personnel aim during a gun battle with militants, who launched a pre-dawn attack on a district police complex in which three security personnel were killed, in Pulwama, South Kashmir, on Saturday.


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The deserted Sirsa railway station after a curfew was imposed in the city due to the violence by Dera Sacha Sauda followers in Sirsa.



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Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim in a helicopter in which he was flown from Panchkula to Rohtak town to be lodged in jail.


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Vehicles burn in the violence following Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s conviction in Panchkula.



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Followers of Dera Sacha Sauda set ablaze a ticket window of a Railway Station at Muktsar district in violence following Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s conviction.


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Passengers look at the Status board after several trains were cancelled in view of the unrest following Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s conviction, in Amritsar.



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A railway worker douses a fire in coaches of Janshatabdi Express at Patna junction


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Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertook an aerial survey to take stock of the situation arising due to the floods, in Bihar.



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Firemen douse a fire at Vita Milk plant which set on fire by Dera followers near Dera Sacha Sauda in Sirsa on Saturday. Followers of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim went violent on Friday after a court verdict in the rape trial.


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Army GOC Rajpal Punia intracts with an RAF officer during a visit near Dera Sacha Sauda in Sirsa.



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Water gushes out of the gates of Radhanagari dam as water level rises due to heavy rains in Kolhapur, Maharashtra.

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