• Short Summary

    BIG CROWDS IN KATMANDU GAVE PRESIDENT AYUB KHAN A TUMULTUOUS SEND-OFF WHEN HE LEFT FOR HOME YESTERDAY (MONDAY) AFTER A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT TO NEPAL - THE FIRST EVER MADE BY A PAKISTANI HEAD OF GOVERNMENT.

  • Description

    BIG CROWDS IN KATMANDU GAVE PRESIDENT AYUB KHAN A TUMULTUOUS SEND-OFF WHEN HE LEFT FOR HOME YESTERDAY (MONDAY) AFTER A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT TO NEPAL - THE FIRST EVER MADE BY A PAKISTANI HEAD OF GOVERNMENT. DURING HIS STAY, PRESIDENT AYUB HELD LENGTHY TALKS WITH KING MAHENDRA OF NEPAL. THESE ARE EXPECTED TO RESULT IN GREATER TRADE AND IMPROVED COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.

    THE PAKISTAN LEADER ALSO BECAME THE FIRST FOREIGNER TO ADDRESS THE NEPALESE PARLIAMENT. BEFORE BOARDING HIS PLANE AT THE AIRPORT, PRESIDENT AYUB INSPECTED A GUARD OF HONOUR FORMED BY THE FAMOUS GHURKHA TROOPS. AND, AS A FAREWELL GESTURE, THE PRESIDENT WAS GARLANDED WITH FLOWERS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2DV6J1QETJ49XC6VMYU5I2HR7
    Media URN:
    VLVA2DV6J1QETJ49XC6VMYU5I2HR7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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