A wreath and candles are placed on a road as Indians sit around it while attending a gathering to mourn in New Delhi-AP

A wreath and candles are placed on a road as Indians sit around it while attending a gathering to mourn in New Delhi-AP

A wreath and candles are placed on a road as Indians sit around it while attending a gathering to mourn in New Delhi-AP

Delhi

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