India celebrates Diwali amid coronavirus pandemic

India celebrates Diwali amid coronavirus pandemic

More than a billion people are celebrating Diwali, the festival of lights. Across India, celebrations are taking place including lighting lamps and setting off fireworks. In some places, the authorities have tried to encourage people to celebrate from home in order to reduce the spread of coronavirus.Nov. 14, 2020

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