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An Indian farmer from the southern state of Tamil Nadu wears a mask with the image of Mahatma Gandhi

An Indian farmer from the southern state of Tamil Nadu wears a mask with the image of Indian independence icon Mahatma Gandhi on a foothpath as he takes part in a protest in New Delhi on March 26, 2017. Tamil Nadu state farmers are protesting as they demand profitable prices for their agricultral products, and called for the formation of a management committee to solve the Cauvery River water dispute between Tamil Nadu and neighbouring Karnataka. More than 200 farmers have committed suicide in Tamil Nadu in recent months following crop failure due to poor rainfall and inadequate water for irrigation.
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The week in pictures (Mar 28 - Apr 3)

India’s PV Sindhu poses with a gold medal after winning her women’s singles final badminton match against Spain’s Carolina Marin at the Yonex-Sunrise India Open 2017 tournament in New Delhi, Tulips are pictured in a field at a Tulip Garden in Srinagar, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw kiss after a performance at the 52nd annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas, protesters hold balloons during a demonstration in downtown Rome, Gudi Padwa festival in Mumbai and more. Here is a quick round-up of the most astounding images of the week.

(Image credits – IANS, Reuters, and AP; compiled by Parimita Barik)

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