• Short Summary

    India's new Prime Minister Mr. Lal Bahadur Sashtri has risen to be the Prime Minister?

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    Roll 1.


    1.
    LS Mr. Sashtri carrying his grandson KENNEDY, named after President Kennedy and fondling with him in his drawing room.


    2.
    Other members of the family join him with other grand children, daughters in law, son in law (tall standing behind) and wife (sitting next to Mr. Sashtri on the right) left of the frame.


    3.
    GV of the family as they pose for a photograph.


    4.
    Various shots of the family with Mr. Sashtri.


    5.
    Son HARI KRISHAN showing photographs of Mr. Sashtri's swearing in and other recent photographs to Mr. Sashtri and the rest of the family.


    6.
    Various shots of the family as they look at the photographs.



    Roll 2.


    1.
    Mr. Lal Bahadur Sashtri sitting with his old mother (85 years).


    2.
    Several different shots of Mr. Sashtri with his mother and other members of the family reading magazines etc.


    3.
    Several different shots of Mr. Lal Bahadur Sashtri in the small study of his residence looking after state work. His secretary and other assistants stand around him.



    Roll 3.


    1.
    A LARGE NUMBER OF PEOPLE ARE COMING EVERY DAY TO MR. SASHTRI'S HOME TO CONGRATULATE HIM, THEY GARLAND HIM AND SOME COME WITH THEIR PROBLEMS.


    2.
    Various shots of people garlanding Mr. Sashtri.


    3.
    Various shots of a woman talking her problems with Mr. Sashtri, Mr. Sashtri talks to his secretary and gives some immediate orders.


    4.
    Various shots of people garlanding Mr. Sashtri.


    5.
    Mr. Sashtri meeting a group of farmers from Andhra state of South, who assured him of their support.


    6.
    Mr. Sashtri talking to the farmers from Andhra.


    7.
    Various shots of Mr. Sashtri with farmers from Andhra.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: India's new Prime Minister Mr. Lal Bahadur Sashtri has risen to be the Prime Minister of the country by his sheer hard work and honest of his political life. A man who enjoys the simple joys of family life Mr. Sashtri married LALITA DEVI when he was 23. They have four sons and two daughters. Mr. Sashtri entered the political life of the country as the age of 16 and served a total of nine years in jail fighting for independence.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA34SIIQK64AQGY1F5GY0YP47KL
    Media URN:
    VLVA34SIIQK64AQGY1F5GY0YP47KL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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