• Short Summary

    Newly elected members of India's new ruling party...the JANTA PARTY AND CONGRESS FOR DEMOCRACY took?

  • Description

    1.
    Shot of Gandhi Memorial (Rajghat) and cameramen standing.


    2.
    Shot of Jayaprakash Narain in wheel chair & takes his place.


    3.
    Shot of Mr.Jayaprakash narain, Mr.Jagjivan Ram and Morarji Desai and others seated as the prayers are held.


    4.
    Different shots of the elected leaders including Mr.Jayaprakash Narain participate in prayers.


    5.
    Shot of silence being observed for the people who sacrificed all standing except Mr.Jayaprakash Narain.


    6.
    Several different shots of Mr.Jayaprakash Narain administering pledge to Parliamentarians in Hindi.


    7.
    Another shot of Jayaprakash narain, Mr.Jagjivan Ram, Mr.Morarji Desai and others seated.


    8.
    Shot of the people rushing and police trying to control them.


    9.
    Shot of Morarji Desai and Manniben Patel offering at Gandhi Samadhi. (Memorial).


    10.
    Different shots of Parliamentarians offering flowers and going round gandhi Samadhi.


    11.
    Shots of Mr. Jagjivan Ram cheered by the crowd and he is escorted by police etc.


    12.
    GV of the Parliamentarians and others inside and outside Gandhi Samadhi.


    13.
    Shot of Police controlling the crowd.


    14.
    Shot of Mr. Bahuguna and others cheered by the crowd.


    15.
    LS of the Rajghat and people all ground.




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    Background: Newly elected members of India's new ruling party...the JANTA PARTY AND CONGRESS FOR DEMOCRACY took a pledge to serve the people of India in Gandhian tradition. The ceremony was held at Raj Ghat the Memorial of Mahatma Gandhi. The crowd at Raj Ghat was the biggest one seen in recent years. Before the pledge there were prayers from different religions. Mr. Desai and Mr. Jagjivan Ram sat in the front row. Mr. Jaya Prakash Narain who arrived in a wheel chair administered the pledge. After the pledge all the newly elected leaders went around the Memorial of Mahatma Gandhi and placed flowers there.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1JM59W6K0BJB4CB7KPHILGIIM
    Media URN:
    VLVA1JM59W6K0BJB4CB7KPHILGIIM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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