The Ceylon Prime Minister Mrs Sirimavo Bandaranaike arrived at the Palam airport of New Delhi on 22nd.
MS CU Prime Minister Shashtri arriving at airport.
CU Indian and Ceylon flags fluttering at airport.
LS MS BOAC plane taxing at airport.
MS CU Mrs Bandaranaike getting down from aircraft and being received by Premier Shashtri and others.
MS More shots of the above.
LS MS Inspecting the guard of honour.
MS CU Greetings from Children.
MS CU Meeting the British High Commissioner Sir Paul Goer Booth.
MS More shots of meeting with diplomats.
MS The cavalcade going away.
MS of the motor cavalcade.
MSCU Various shots of Mrs. Bandaranaike at Raj Ghat.
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Background: The Ceylon Prime Minister Mrs Sirimavo Bandaranaike arrived at the Palam airport of New Delhi on 22nd. The plane was 5 hours behind schedule as the BOAC plane carrying her was brought back to London due to suspected Bomb placement. She is in Delhi for talks on Indians residing in Ceylon.
On arrival at airport she was received by the Indian Prime Minister Shri Lal Bahadur Shashtri. Foreign Minister Sardar Swaran Singh was also present. The Mayor of Delhi welcomed her on behalf of the citizens of Delhi. A large number of diplomats and children were present at airport.