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A woman wearing a mask passes through a sanitisation tunnel at a mall as India eases lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
A woman wearing a mask passes through a sanitisation tunnel at a mall as India eases lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis
A worker applies tape markings on urinals to encourage social distancing at a shopping mall after authorities allowed malls to reopen as India eases lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
A worker applies tape markings on urinals to encourage social distancing at a shopping mall after authorities allowed malls to reopen as India eases lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave
PATNA, INDIA - JUNE 7: Patna Municipal Corporation employees during a demonstration and call for strike in support of various demands at PMC office, on June 7, 2020 in Patna, India. (Photo by Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
PATNA, INDIA - JUNE 7: Patna Municipal Corporation employees during a demonstration and call for strike in support of various demands at PMC office, on June 7, 2020 in Patna, India. (Photo by Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
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KOLKATA, INDIA - JUNE 8: A security guard thermal screening people at South City Mall as it opens to the public after lockdown relaxations, on June 8, 2020 in Kolkata, India. (Photo by Samir Jana/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, INDIA - JUNE 8: A security guard thermal screening people at South City Mall as it opens to the public after lockdown relaxations, on June 8, 2020 in Kolkata, India. (Photo by Samir Jana/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: Devotees offer prayers inside Gurudwara Bangla Sahib after it reopened to the public for the first time since the nationwide lockdown was imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus, near Connaught Place, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: Devotees offer prayers inside Gurudwara Bangla Sahib after it reopened to the public for the first time since the nationwide lockdown was imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus, near Connaught Place, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: Commuters waiting for a DTC bus to roll in at Rajiv Chowk, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: Commuters waiting for a DTC bus to roll in at Rajiv Chowk, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: People maintain social distancing during afternoon aarti at the Sai Baba Mandir on Lodhi Road as religious places open to the public, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Arvind Yadav/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: People maintain social distancing during afternoon aarti at the Sai Baba Mandir on Lodhi Road as religious places open to the public, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Arvind Yadav/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: Visitors at Select Citywalk mall as it reopens to the public following lockdown relaxations in Saket, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Amal KS/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: Visitors at Select Citywalk mall as it reopens to the public following lockdown relaxations in Saket, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Amal KS/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: People in the food court at DLF Saket mall as malls and restaurants reopened to the public following lockdown relaxations in Saket, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Amal KS/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: People in the food court at DLF Saket mall as malls and restaurants reopened to the public following lockdown relaxations in Saket, on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Amal KS/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
CHANDIGARH, INDIA - JUNE 8: A security guards makes social distancing announcements using a loudspeaker at Elante Mall, on June 8, 2020 in Chandigarh, India. (Photo by Ravi Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
CHANDIGARH, INDIA - JUNE 8: A security guards makes social distancing announcements using a loudspeaker at Elante Mall, on June 8, 2020 in Chandigarh, India. (Photo by Ravi Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
An employee of a hair salon wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) attends a customer, after the government eased a nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in New Delhi on June 9, 2020. - India's national capital is staring at the possibility of at least half a million corona positive cases by the end of July, the deputy chief minister of Delhi told journalists on June 9. (Photo by Prakash SINGH / AFP) (Photo by PRAKASH SINGH/AFP via Getty Images)
An employee of a hair salon wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) attends a customer, after the government eased a nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in New Delhi on June 9, 2020. - India's national capital is staring at the possibility of at least half a million corona positive cases by the end of July, the deputy chief minister of Delhi told journalists on June 9. (Photo by Prakash SINGH / AFP) (Photo by PRAKASH SINGH/AFP via Getty Images)
Hairdressers wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) attend a customer (C) at a hair salon, after the government eased a nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in New Delhi on June 9, 2020. - India's national capital is staring at the possibility of at least half a million corona positive cases by the end of July, the deputy chief minister of Delhi told journalists on June 9. (Photo by Prakash SINGH / AFP) (Photo by PRAKASH SINGH/AFP via Getty Images)
Hairdressers wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) attend a customer (C) at a hair salon, after the government eased a nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in New Delhi on June 9, 2020. - India's national capital is staring at the possibility of at least half a million corona positive cases by the end of July, the deputy chief minister of Delhi told journalists on June 9. (Photo by Prakash SINGH / AFP) (Photo by PRAKASH SINGH/AFP via Getty Images)
Catholic devotees pray in the Saint Anthony's Shrine after places of religious worship, hotels, restaurants and shopping malls are allowed to operate again following more than two months of lockdown imposed as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus in Hyderabad on June 9, 2020. (Photo by Noah SEELAM / AFP) (Photo by NOAH SEELAM/AFP via Getty Images)
Catholic devotees pray in the Saint Anthony's Shrine after places of religious worship, hotels, restaurants and shopping malls are allowed to operate again following more than two months of lockdown imposed as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus in Hyderabad on June 9, 2020. (Photo by Noah SEELAM / AFP) (Photo by NOAH SEELAM/AFP via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL, INDIA - 2020/06/08: A hairdresser gives a customer a head-wash in a Salon after the reopening of shopping malls in Kolkata. Indian government has given permission to resume business starting 8th June for shopping malls, restaurants, shops, salons all over India although the total Covid-19 infected number has past 250000. (Photo by Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL, INDIA - 2020/06/08: A hairdresser gives a customer a head-wash in a Salon after the reopening of shopping malls in Kolkata. Indian government has given permission to resume business starting 8th June for shopping malls, restaurants, shops, salons all over India although the total Covid-19 infected number has past 250000. (Photo by Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL, INDIA - 2020/06/08: A customer is seen checking specifications of some newly launched Samsung mobile phone at South City Mall after the reopening of shopping malls in Kolkata. Indian government has given permission to resume business starting 8th June for shopping malls, restaurants, shops, salons all over India although the total Covid-19 infected number has past 250000. (Photo by Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL, INDIA - 2020/06/08: A customer is seen checking specifications of some newly launched Samsung mobile phone at South City Mall after the reopening of shopping malls in Kolkata. Indian government has given permission to resume business starting 8th June for shopping malls, restaurants, shops, salons all over India although the total Covid-19 infected number has past 250000. (Photo by Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, INDIA - 2020/06/08: An Indian Oil Petrol Pump employee is seen wearing a face shield, as he fuels a customer's vehicle in an open Petrol Retail Outlet of Kolkata during the Covid-19 pandemic. India records 2,64,143 as lockdown has been lifted partially by Indian Government from 8th till June 30. (Photo by Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, INDIA - 2020/06/08: An Indian Oil Petrol Pump employee is seen wearing a face shield, as he fuels a customer's vehicle in an open Petrol Retail Outlet of Kolkata during the Covid-19 pandemic. India records 2,64,143 as lockdown has been lifted partially by Indian Government from 8th till June 30. (Photo by Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
A mask is placed on a statue of Mahatma Gandhi to spread awareness against coronavirus, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Gandhi Circle in Jaipur,Rajasthan,India, Monday, June 08, 2020.(Photo by Vishal Bhatnagar/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
A mask is placed on a statue of Mahatma Gandhi to spread awareness against coronavirus, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, at Gandhi Circle in Jaipur,Rajasthan,India, Monday, June 08, 2020.(Photo by Vishal Bhatnagar/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, June 8, 2020 -- Food delivery men wait near a restaurant in Kolkata, India on June 8, 2020. The fifth phase of lockdown began on June 1 in India, though with several relaxations for reopening of economic activities. The current phase is also dubbed as "Unlock 1.0" as the fresh guidelines allow reopening of several places like shopping malls, religious places, manufacturing activities, offices and other business establishments. (Xinhua via Getty) (Xinhua/Stringer via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, June 8, 2020 -- Food delivery men wait near a restaurant in Kolkata, India on June 8, 2020. The fifth phase of lockdown began on June 1 in India, though with several relaxations for reopening of economic activities. The current phase is also dubbed as "Unlock 1.0" as the fresh guidelines allow reopening of several places like shopping malls, religious places, manufacturing activities, offices and other business establishments. (Xinhua via Getty) (Xinhua/Stringer via Getty Images)
NOIDA, INDIA - JUNE 8: A Shiva temple is sanitized as it opens to the public at Sector 2 on June 8, 2020 in Noida, India. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NOIDA, INDIA - JUNE 8: A Shiva temple is sanitized as it opens to the public at Sector 2 on June 8, 2020 in Noida, India. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: A visitor seen inside Select Citywalk mall after it reopened for the first time since the nationwide lockdown was imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus at Saket on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Biplov Bhuyan/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: A visitor seen inside Select Citywalk mall after it reopened for the first time since the nationwide lockdown was imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus at Saket on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Biplov Bhuyan/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: Devotees offer prayers in Jhandewalan Temple after it reopened for public for the first time since the nationwide lockdown was imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus at Jhandewalan on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Ajay Aggarwal/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 8: Devotees offer prayers in Jhandewalan Temple after it reopened for public for the first time since the nationwide lockdown was imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus at Jhandewalan on June 8, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Ajay Aggarwal/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
Commuters board a public transport bus in Mumbai, India on June 08, 2020. India has begun gradually lifting its restrictions imposed by the government to slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. (Photo by Himanshu Bhatt/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Commuters board a public transport bus in Mumbai, India on June 08, 2020. India has begun gradually lifting its restrictions imposed by the government to slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. (Photo by Himanshu Bhatt/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
CHANDIGARH, INDIA - JUNE 7: A couple out on a morning walk at Sukhna Lake, on June 7, 2020 in Chandigarh, India. (Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
CHANDIGARH, INDIA - JUNE 7: A couple out on a morning walk at Sukhna Lake, on June 7, 2020 in Chandigarh, India. (Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
CHANDIGARH, INDIA - JUNE 7: Parents of students enrolled in private schools protesting against demands for fee during the lockdown, at Sector 17 Plaza, on June 7, 2020 in Chandigarh, India. (Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
CHANDIGARH, INDIA - JUNE 7: Parents of students enrolled in private schools protesting against demands for fee during the lockdown, at Sector 17 Plaza, on June 7, 2020 in Chandigarh, India. (Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
MUMBAI, INDIA - JUNE 7:A kid ride cycle at Marine drive during the first phase of Unlock 1.0, on June 7, 2020 in Mumbai, India. (Photo by Satyabrata Tripathy/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
MUMBAI, INDIA - JUNE 7:A kid ride cycle at Marine drive during the first phase of Unlock 1.0, on June 7, 2020 in Mumbai, India. (Photo by Satyabrata Tripathy/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
MUMBAI, INDIA - JUNE 7: Huge crowd walks at Marine drive during the first phase of Unlock 1.0, on June 7, 2020 in Mumbai, India. (Photo by Satyabrata Tripathy/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
MUMBAI, INDIA - JUNE 7: Huge crowd walks at Marine drive during the first phase of Unlock 1.0, on June 7, 2020 in Mumbai, India. (Photo by Satyabrata Tripathy/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
Students wearing protective masks listen to their teacher as they maintain social distancing in a classroom of Central Model School during a demonstration session for the students, parents and teaching staff before the reopening of the school, as India eases lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Barrackpore on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
Students wearing protective masks listen to their teacher as they maintain social distancing in a classroom of Central Model School during a demonstration session for the students, parents and teaching staff before the reopening of the school, as India eases lockdown restrictions that were imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Barrackpore on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
People stand in a queue within marks of social distancing at a Railway reservation ticket counter after a few restrictions were lifted during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, June 1, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
People stand in a queue within marks of social distancing at a Railway reservation ticket counter after a few restrictions were lifted during an extended nationwide lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi, India, June 1, 2020. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
GHAZIABAD, INDIA - JUNE 8: Devotees maintain social distancing at Durga Mandir in Mohan Nagar as religious places open to the public, on June 8, 2020 in Ghaziabad, India. (Photo by Sakib Ali/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
GHAZIABAD, INDIA - JUNE 8: Devotees maintain social distancing at Durga Mandir in Mohan Nagar as religious places open to the public, on June 8, 2020 in Ghaziabad, India. (Photo by Sakib Ali/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
LUCKNOW, INDIA - JUNE 8: Travellers seen inside a Mumbai bound train at Aishbagh Railway Station, on June 8, 2020 in Lucknow, India. (Photo by Dheeraj Dhawan/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
LUCKNOW, INDIA - JUNE 8: Travellers seen inside a Mumbai bound train at Aishbagh Railway Station, on June 8, 2020 in Lucknow, India. (Photo by Dheeraj Dhawan/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
LUCKNOW, INDIA - JUNE 8: People maintain social distancing while praying at the Eidgah Mosque in Aishbagh as religious places open to the public, on June 8, 2020 in Lucknow, India. (Photo by Dheeraj Dhawan/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
LUCKNOW, INDIA - JUNE 8: People maintain social distancing while praying at the Eidgah Mosque in Aishbagh as religious places open to the public, on June 8, 2020 in Lucknow, India. (Photo by Dheeraj Dhawan/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
PATNA, INDIA - JUNE 8: People stand on social distancing markers at P&M Mall as it reopens after lockdown relaxations, on June 8, 2020 in Patna, India. (Photo by Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
PATNA, INDIA - JUNE 8: People stand on social distancing markers at P&M Mall as it reopens after lockdown relaxations, on June 8, 2020 in Patna, India. (Photo by Santosh Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, INDIA - JUNE 8: Currency notes being disinfected under a UV light at Tung Fong Restaurant on Park Street, on June 8, 2020 in Kolkata, India. (Photo by Samir Jana/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, INDIA - JUNE 8: Currency notes being disinfected under a UV light at Tung Fong Restaurant on Park Street, on June 8, 2020 in Kolkata, India. (Photo by Samir Jana/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, INDIA - JUNE 8: Customers sitting for a meal at BarBQ restaurant as it opens after lockdown relaxations at Park Street, on June 8, 2020 in Kolkata, India. (Photo by Samir Jana/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
KOLKATA, INDIA - JUNE 8: Customers sitting for a meal at BarBQ restaurant as it opens after lockdown relaxations at Park Street, on June 8, 2020 in Kolkata, India. (Photo by Samir Jana/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
This picture taken on June 9, 2020 shows workers washing their hands upon their arrival at the Royal Enfield motorcycle factory after the government eased a nationwide lockdown imposed as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Oragadam, Tami Nadu. (Photo by Arun SANKAR / AFP) (Photo by ARUN SANKAR/AFP via Getty Images)
This picture taken on June 9, 2020 shows workers washing their hands upon their arrival at the Royal Enfield motorcycle factory after the government eased a nationwide lockdown imposed as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Oragadam, Tami Nadu. (Photo by Arun SANKAR / AFP) (Photo by ARUN SANKAR/AFP via Getty Images)
NOIDA, INDIA - JUNE 9: A hairdresser wearing PPE seen at work inside a salon in Smart Bharat Mall after in reopened to the public yesterday following the relaxations in lockdown restrictions at Sector 25A on June 9, 2020 in Noida, India. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NOIDA, INDIA - JUNE 9: A hairdresser wearing PPE seen at work inside a salon in Smart Bharat Mall after in reopened to the public yesterday following the relaxations in lockdown restrictions at Sector 25A on June 9, 2020 in Noida, India. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 9: A waiter wearing a face mask, gloves and shield at Town Hall restaurant as lockdown restrictions ease at Khan Market on June 9, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Biplov Bhuyan/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
NEW DELHI, INDIA - JUNE 9: A waiter wearing a face mask, gloves and shield at Town Hall restaurant as lockdown restrictions ease at Khan Market on June 9, 2020 in New Delhi, India. (Photo by Biplov Bhuyan/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)
A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wearing a Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi photo and BJP Party logo printed mask watches India's Home Minister Amit Shah speaking during an online rally on a mobile phone screen in Kolkata on June 09,2020 ,India. (Photo by Debajyoti Chakraborty/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
A supporter of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wearing a Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi photo and BJP Party logo printed mask watches India's Home Minister Amit Shah speaking during an online rally on a mobile phone screen in Kolkata on June 09,2020 ,India. (Photo by Debajyoti Chakraborty/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
A man is consoled by his relatives as he sees the body of his father who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), before his burial at a graveyard in New Delhi, India, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A man is consoled by his relatives as he sees the body of his father who died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), before his burial at a graveyard in New Delhi, India, June 8, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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