• Short Summary

    October 2nd is the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and birthday of Prime Minister Sashtri of India.

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    Sashtri and Vice President Zakir Hussain at Raj Ghat.. CUp of Mr. Sashtri at prayers, LVs of people going round Gandhi JI's samadhi, LVs of the prayer meeting etc.
    40 ft


    Prime Minister Sashtri receiving garlands from admirers, moving among thick crowd at his residence.
    100 ft


    A group of young girls standing with prayer lamps, Mr. Sashtri arrives, the girls pray.



    CUp of Mr. Sashtri.



    People giving donations for the National Defence Fund.




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    Story shot amidst milling crowd..hope all is okay!

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: October 2nd is the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and birthday of Prime Minister Sashtri of India. In New Delhi Mr. Sashtri and Vice President Zakir Hussain prayed at Raj Ghat, along with thousand of people, in memory of all those who have laid their lives during the recent Indo-Pak war. Later at his residence Mr. Sashtri receive garland from hundreds of admirers who crowded the lawns of his home. A small group of young girls prayed for his long life. A large number gave donations for the National Defence Fund.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2MZPSAV3STGLXPAQ9ES4JPE3H
    Media URN:
    VLVA2MZPSAV3STGLXPAQ9ES4JPE3H
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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