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Today in pics: October 24,2013

Harsh Vardhan

BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate for the Delhi assembly polls Harsh Vardhan is garlanded along with former party President Nitin Gadkari and Delhi BJP Chief Vijay Goel during a press conference in New Delhi on Thursday. (PTI)

Sheila Dikshit

Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit at a press conference after a meeting with Union Agriculture Minister,Sharad Pawar on issue of soaring onion prices,in New Delhi on Thursday. (PTI)

festival

Thousands of shepherd community devotees take part in annual Shri Vitthal Birdev Yatra at Pattan Kodoli village in Kolhapur district,Maharashtra. (PTI)

Shepherd

Shepherd community devotees celebrate annual Shri Vitthal Birdev Yatra at Pattan Kodoli village in Kolhapur district,Maharashtra. (PTI)

Campa Cola

People perform havan and chant gayatri mantra,protesting the eviction in the Campa Cola Compound in Mumbai on Thursday. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

Campa Cola

Campa Cola Compound residents protest by chanting gayatri mantra in Mumbai on Thursday.
The demolition of illegal floors of the seven buildings in the Campa Cola Compound will be held on November 2. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

Sachin Tendulkar

Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar poses at a news conference where he launched an Internet travel site in Mumbai.
. Tendulkar,the most prolific batsman in international cricket history is retiring next month after playing his 200th test match against West Indies. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar is retiring next month after playing his 200th test match against West Indies. Sachin at the conference where he launched an Internet travel site in Mumbai. (IE Photo: Amit Chakravarty)

potter

A potter makes earthen lamps for the upcoming Diwali festival in Allahabad.
Hindus light lamps,wear new clothes,exchange sweets and gifts and pray to goddess Lakshmi during the festival of lights,which will be celebrated on November 3. (AP)

chinese lanterns

People buy chinese lanterns ahead of Diwali in Mumbai on Thursday. (IE Photo: Pradeep Kocharekar)