• Short Summary

    Less than two weeks after the Day of Independence, Amritsar becomes the riot centre of the Punjab

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Trouble Centre of the New India

    INDIA: Punjab: Amritsar:
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    INDIA Trouble centre of the New India - Amritsar - shots of dead bodies lying around. Shots of Amritsar buildings etc. Trains crowded with refugees.

    PAKISTAN Muslim refugees prepare to seek shelter in Pakistan. On the Lajore road the pathetic cavalcade of refugees move on.

    Civil Disturbances

    peacetime, postwar, Indian independence, war,
    Background: Less than two weeks after the Day of Independence, Amritsar becomes the riot centre of the Punjab

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2OYLD7WZQ860JJQTQZ587307S
    Media URN:
    VLVA2OYLD7WZQ860JJQTQZ587307S
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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