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Day in Photos - August 17: Ahmedabad Rains; Indonesia independence day; 2018 Asian Games

India | PTI | August 17, 2018, 5:34 pm
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 Ahmedabad: Pedestrians try to cross a flooded road during heavy rainfall at Hatkeshwar in Ahmedabad on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

Ahmedabad: Pedestrians try to cross a flooded road during heavy rainfall at Hatkeshwar in Ahmedabad on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

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 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi lays a wreath on the mortal remains of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as he pays last respects at BJP headquarters, in New Delhi on August 17, 2018. Vajpayee, 93, passed away at AIIMS hospital after a prolonged illness. (Image: PTI)

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi lays a wreath on the mortal remains of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as he pays last respects at BJP headquarters, in New Delhi on August 17, 2018. Vajpayee, 93, passed away at AIIMS hospital after a prolonged illness. (Image: PTI)

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 Palembang: Indian tennis player Ankita Raina poses for a photograph during a practice session ahead of the 18th Asian Games Jakarta Palembang 2018, in Indonesia on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

Palembang: Indian tennis player Ankita Raina poses for a photograph during a practice session ahead of the 18th Asian Games Jakarta Palembang 2018, in Indonesia on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

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 Bhopal: A view of a livestock market ahead of Eid al-Adha, in Bhopal on Friday, August 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

Bhopal: A view of a livestock market ahead of Eid al-Adha, in Bhopal on Friday, August 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

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 New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah follow the hearse carrying the body of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee as they move towards the cremation site in New Delhi. (Image: AP)

New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah follow the hearse carrying the body of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee as they move towards the cremation site in New Delhi. (Image: AP)

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 New Delhi: An injured French national, evacuated from Leh, being transferred to an ambulance from C-130 J at Palam, New Delhi on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PIB (DEF) Photo via PTI)

New Delhi: An injured French national, evacuated from Leh, being transferred to an ambulance from C-130 J at Palam, New Delhi on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PIB (DEF) Photo via PTI)

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 Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second from left, with his wife Iriana, left, his deputy Jusuf Kalla, second from right, and Kalla's wife Mufidah, right, sing during a ceremony held to commemorate the country's 73rd anniversary of independence at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Indonesia gained its independence in 1945 from the Dutch colonial rule. (Image: AP/PTI)

Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second from left, with his wife Iriana, left, his deputy Jusuf Kalla, second from right, and Kalla's wife Mufidah, right, sing during a ceremony held to commemorate the country's 73rd anniversary of independence at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. Indonesia gained its independence in 1945 from the Dutch colonial rule. (Image: AP/PTI)

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 Palembang: Indian tennis player Karman Kaur Thandi poses after a practice session ahead of the 18th Asian Games Jakarta Palembang 2018, at Palembang in Indonesia on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

Palembang: Indian tennis player Karman Kaur Thandi poses after a practice session ahead of the 18th Asian Games Jakarta Palembang 2018, at Palembang in Indonesia on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

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 Mumbai: Friends and family members pay tribute to the mortal remains of former Indian cricketer Ajit Wadekar during his funeral procession, in Mumbai on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

Mumbai: Friends and family members pay tribute to the mortal remains of former Indian cricketer Ajit Wadekar during his funeral procession, in Mumbai on Friday, Aug 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

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 Kolkata: An employee writes the revised rates of fuel on a board at a filling station, in Kolkata on Friday, August 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

Kolkata: An employee writes the revised rates of fuel on a board at a filling station, in Kolkata on Friday, August 17, 2018. (Image: PTI)

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