In Pics: India This Week
A boy poses with lotus flowers as NDA takes lead in Lok Sabha polls, on the vote counting day in Chikmagalur. 
A boy poses with lotus flowers as NDA takes lead in Lok Sabha polls, on the vote counting day in Chikmagalur. (Photo: PTI)

In Pics: India This Week

Beyond the headlines and behind the scenes, The Quint brings you a snapshot of India this week, from 18 to 24 May 2019.

Kashmiri villagers watch the funeral procession of Zakir Musa, a top militant commander linked to al-Qaida, as it rains in Tral, south of Srinagar. 
Kashmiri villagers watch the funeral procession of Zakir Musa, a top militant commander linked to al-Qaida, as it rains in Tral, south of Srinagar. 
(AP Photo/Dar Yasin)
A Kashmiri man removes weed from the Dal Lake early in the morning in Srinagar.
A Kashmiri man removes weed from the Dal Lake early in the morning in Srinagar.
(AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)
A Trinamool Congress party supporter stands with his face painted in the colors of the party flag, on a road leading to the residence of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata. 
A Trinamool Congress party supporter stands with his face painted in the colors of the party flag, on a road leading to the residence of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata. 
(AP Photo/Bikas Das)
Policeman stand guard inside a vote counting centre in New Delhi.
Policeman stand guard inside a vote counting centre in New Delhi.
(AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
Passersby stretch out their arms to receive food distributed on a street to mark Bada Mangal in Lucknow.
Passersby stretch out their arms to receive food distributed on a street to mark Bada Mangal in Lucknow.
(Photo: AP/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
A Muslim man waits to break his day-long fast during Ramazan in Hyderabad. 
A Muslim man waits to break his day-long fast during Ramazan in Hyderabad. 
(AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)
An elderly man watches the stock market indices on a display screen on the facade of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai. 
An elderly man watches the stock market indices on a display screen on the facade of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai. 
(AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
An Indian displays indelible ink mark on his index finger after casting his vote in the seventh and final phase of national elections, on the outskirts of Varanasi. 
An Indian displays indelible ink mark on his index finger after casting his vote in the seventh and final phase of national elections, on the outskirts of Varanasi. 
(Photo: AP/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
Vehicles ply at Vijay Chowk during a drizzle in New Delhi. 
Vehicles ply at Vijay Chowk during a drizzle in New Delhi. 
(Photo: PTI/Kamal Singh)  
A statue of Buddha is silhouetted against the setting sun as an aircraft flies above the Lake Hussain Sagar on Buddha Purnima festival in Hyderabad.
A statue of Buddha is silhouetted against the setting sun as an aircraft flies above the Lake Hussain Sagar on Buddha Purnima festival in Hyderabad.
(Photo: AP/Mahesh Kumar A.)
 A cowherd guides buffaloes across the River Tawi on a hot summer day, in Jammu, Tuesday, 21 May  2019. 
A cowherd guides buffaloes across the River Tawi on a hot summer day, in Jammu, Tuesday, 21 May 2019. 
(Photo: PTI/Raman Raina)
An elderly woman displays indelible ink mark on her finger after casting her vote during the seventh and final phase of national elections, on the outskirts of Varanasi. 
An elderly woman displays indelible ink mark on her finger after casting her vote during the seventh and final phase of national elections, on the outskirts of Varanasi. 
(Photo: AP/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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