Soviet President Voroshilov arrived by Ilyushin airliner at Katmandu airport, Nepal, Feb 3, from India, for a two-day visit.
LV Plane taxies in
SLV Voroshilov steps out
SV Voroshilov garlanded by King
LV Voroshilov garlanded by children
SV Voroshilov towards dais
SV Voroshilov waves from dais
SV Voroshilov and King into Cadillac
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Background: Soviet President Voroshilov arrived by Ilyushin airliner at Katmandu airport, Nepal, Feb 3, from India, for a two-day visit. He was met by Nepalese King Mahendra and a 5,000-strong welcoming crowd.
After reviewing troops and meeting Nepalese Ministers, he addressed the crowd from a special platform. Afterwards he drove in the Royal Cadillac to Katmandu.
President Voroshilov has just completed a 16-day tour of India. His visit to Nepal was in return for King Mahendra's Russian state visit of 1958.