In Pics: India This Week
A farmer carries a harvested paddy in a paddy field on the outskirts of Guwahati. 
A farmer carries a harvested paddy in a paddy field on the outskirts of Guwahati. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)

In Pics: India This Week

Beyond the headlines and behind the scenes, The Quint brings you a snapshot of India this week, from 25 to 31 May 2019.

Children returning from school walk through a dried pond on a hot summer day on the outskirts of Jammu. 
Children returning from school walk through a dried pond on a hot summer day on the outskirts of Jammu. 
(AP Photo/Channi Anand)
Smoke rises from a pine forest on the foothills of the Himalaya near Palampur, about 48 kilometers  south of Dharmsala.
Smoke rises from a pine forest on the foothills of the Himalaya near Palampur, about 48 kilometers south of Dharmsala.
(AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)
Guests watch the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi, who took oath for a second term as India’s prime minister at the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi. 
Guests watch the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi, who took oath for a second term as India’s prime minister at the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi. 
(AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
A Kashmiri boy dives into a stream to cool off on the outskirts of Srinagar. 
A Kashmiri boy dives into a stream to cool off on the outskirts of Srinagar. 
(AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)
A Kashmiri boy reads verses from the Holy Quran inside the shrine of Sufi saint Shiekh Abdul Qadir Jeelani during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Srinagar. 
A Kashmiri boy reads verses from the Holy Quran inside the shrine of Sufi saint Shiekh Abdul Qadir Jeelani during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Srinagar. 
(AP Photo/Dar Yasin)
A man uses a torn portion of carton box while to protect himself from heat as he waits to cross a road on a hot summer afternoon in Hyderabad. 
A man uses a torn portion of carton box while to protect himself from heat as he waits to cross a road on a hot summer afternoon in Hyderabad. 
(AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)
Fishermen at work on a country boat near a paddy field on the outskirts of Guwahati. 
Fishermen at work on a country boat near a paddy field on the outskirts of Guwahati. 
(AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Kashmiri Muslim devotees pray as a head priest displays a relic believed to be of the Prophet Muhammad at the Hazratbal shrine,  in Srinagar.
Kashmiri Muslim devotees pray as a head priest displays a relic believed to be of the Prophet Muhammad at the Hazratbal shrine, in Srinagar.
(AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)
Cricket fans get a haircut done to cheer for team India ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, in Mumbai. 
Cricket fans get a haircut done to cheer for team India ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, in Mumbai. 
(PTI Photo/Mitesh Bhuvad)
Sikh devotees take a dip in the holy Sarovar  at the Golden Temple  on the occasion of ‘Gurta Gaddi Diwas’ of Guru Hargobind Ji, the sixth Sikh Guru, in Amritsar. 
Sikh devotees take a dip in the holy Sarovar at the Golden Temple on the occasion of ‘Gurta Gaddi Diwas’ of Guru Hargobind Ji, the sixth Sikh Guru, in Amritsar. 
(PTI Photo) 
A Muslim labourer holds a prayer bead as he waits for a work on a pavement in Mumbai. 
A Muslim labourer holds a prayer bead as he waits for a work on a pavement in Mumbai. 
(AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
A milkman walks on a deserted road on the second day of curfew imposed to maintain law and order problem following the killing of most wanted militant and Commander-in-Chief of Ansar Gazwatul Hind Zakir Musa, in Srinagar. 
A milkman walks on a deserted road on the second day of curfew imposed to maintain law and order problem following the killing of most wanted militant and Commander-in-Chief of Ansar Gazwatul Hind Zakir Musa, in Srinagar. 
(PTI Photo) 
A woman carrying a child uses a part of her sari to shield themselves from sun on a hot summer day in Hyderabad. 
A woman carrying a child uses a part of her sari to shield themselves from sun on a hot summer day in Hyderabad. 
(AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)
An exile Tibetan boy stands near strings of prayer flags as he waits for his mother in Dharmsala.
An exile Tibetan boy stands near strings of prayer flags as he waits for his mother in Dharmsala.
(AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia)
Mourners attend a candlelight march in tribute to the victims of a deadly fire in Surat, in Ahmadabad. 
Mourners attend a candlelight march in tribute to the victims of a deadly fire in Surat, in Ahmadabad. 
(AP Photo/Ajit Solanki)

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