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People walk through a railway station platform marked with circles to maintain physical distance in Kolkata, India, Monday. India's increasing coronavirus caseload made it the pandemic's second-worst-hit country behind the United States. Bikas Das/AP hide caption

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V Unbeatable, the dance troup from Mumbia that won the top prize on America's Got Talent: The Champions this year, are pictured with (left to right) Alesha Dixon, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel, Terry Crews and Simon Cowell. Trae Patton/NBC hide caption

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Devotees prepare to immerse in an artificial pond an idol of elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesh in Mumbai, India, Aug. 23. India's coronavirus caseload topped 3 million that day, with the country leading the world in new daily infections. Rajanish Kakade/AP hide caption

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Hindus Work Around Coronavirus To Celebrate God Ganesh, Remover Of Obstacles

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (center) performs the groundbreaking ceremony of a temple dedicated to the Hindu god Lord Ram in Ayodhya, India, on Wednesday. Rajesh Kumar Singh/AP hide caption

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Is it a match? A potential couple meet up courtesy of a matchmaker in the Netflix series Indian Matchmaking. Netflix hide caption

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Netflix's 'Indian Matchmaking' Is The Talk Of India — And Not In A Good Way

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People wearing face masks ride past a busy street on Friday in Hyderabad, India. India crossed 1 million coronavirus cases on Friday, third only to the United States and Brazil. Mahesh Kumar A/AP hide caption

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A one-horned rhinoceros and a calf wade through flood water at the Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam, India, Thursday. Floods and landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains have killed dozens of people in this northeastern region. The floods also inundated most of Kaziranga National Park, home to a large concentration of the rare rhino species. Anupam Nath/AP hide caption

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Youths perform in front of a cellphone camera while making a TikTok video on the roof of their residence in Hyderabad, India, in February. India's government has banned 59 Chinese-owned apps including TikTok. Noah Seelam/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'TikTok Changed My Life': India's Ban On Chinese App Leaves Video Makers Stunned

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In this screengrab from video posted by BBC News Hindi,15-year-old Jyoti Kumari's rides with her father during their 700 mile-long journey to their family's village of Sirhulli in eastern India. BBC News Hindi hide caption

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Indian Teen Bikes 700 Miles With Injured Dad, Gets Movie Deal — And Sparks Debate

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Residents wade in a flooded street after heavy monsoon rains in Mumbai on August 4, 2019. Indranil Mukheerjeee /AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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COVID-19 Is Mucking Up Mumbai's Plans To Prepare For Monsoon Season

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People wait for a bus in Mumbai, India, on Monday. India is reopening its restaurants, shopping malls and religious places in most of its states after a more than two-month lockdown even as the country continues to witness a worrying rise in new coronavirus infections. Rafiq Maqbool/AP hide caption

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People wait to enter a bakery to shop for treats on Wednesday, ahead of Eid al-Fitr in Srinagar, India. Hindustan Times/Hindustan Times via Getty Images hide caption

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Police officials patrol as people stand in line to buy alcohol in Kolkata on Monday. Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The normally bustling food stalls and shops along Mohammed Ali Road, shown here in 2010, are now shuttered because of India's coronavirus lockdown. Frédéric Soltan/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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