• Short Summary

    SHEIKH ABDULLAH - THE LION OF KASHMIR - WHO WAS RELEASED FROM PRISON AFTER TEN YEARS PRE-TRIAL DETENTION EARLIER THIS MONTH, RECEIVED A WARM WELCOME WHEN HE ARRIVED IN NEW DELHI YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) FOR TALKS WITH MR.

  • Description

    SHEIKH ABDULLAH - THE LION OF KASHMIR - WHO WAS RELEASED FROM PRISON AFTER TEN YEARS PRE-TRIAL DETENTION EARLIER THIS MONTH, RECEIVED A WARM WELCOME WHEN HE ARRIVED IN NEW DELHI YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) FOR TALKS WITH MR. NEHRU, INDIAN PRIME MINISTER.

    BEFORE HE COULD STEP DOWN FROM THE AIRCRAFT THAT BROUGHT HIM TO NEW DELHI A SUPPORTER RUSHED OUT AND GARLANDED HIM. HE WAS OFFICIALLY WELCOMED AT THE AIRPORT BY MRS. GANDHI, THE INDIAN PRIME MINISTER'S DAUGHTER. MORE GARLANDS FOLLOWED AND ENTHUSIASTIC CHEERS FROM A CROWD OF SEVERAL HUNDRED.

    THE FORMER PRIME MINISTER OF KASHMIR WAS ACCOMPANIED BY SEVERAL ASSOCIATES FROM KASHMIR, AMONG THEM MR. MIRZA AFZAL BAIG, WHO WAS RELEASED FROM PRISON WITH THE SHEIKH.

    MRS. GANDHI AND THE SHEIKH DROVE STRAIGHT TO MR. NEHRU'S HOUSE, WHERE THE KASHMIR LEADER WILL BE STAYING DURING HIS VISIT WHICH IS EXPECTED TO LAST ABOUT 10 DAYS.

    THEY ARE TO HAVE TALKS ON THE FUTURE OF KASHMIR.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3JZNQL3BFF150Y8TUX1S0ZNCB
    Media URN:
    VLVA3JZNQL3BFF150Y8TUX1S0ZNCB
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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