• Short Summary

    The Congress President Mr U.N.Dhebar, called upon the nation here today, to actively help eliminate?

  • Description

    1.
    GV. Men and women stand up for flag raising ceremony.


    2.
    LV. Ditto showing pan delegate in B.C.


    3.
    CV. People from Sikkism lined up.


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    Side V. Mr. Nehru walking past crowd.


    5.
    LV. Mr. Nenhru's daughter (Mrs. Indira Gandhi) talking to Mr.Krishnan Menon.


    6.
    LV. Flag hoisting party on dais.


    7.
    FrV. Mr. Nehru and VIPs. standing to attention while flag is raised.


    8.
    LV. President Dhebar hoisting flag.


    9.
    SV. Flag at top of pole.


    10.
    Fr V. Members of the working committee standing to attention.


    11.
    GV. Ditto.


    12.
    LV.Int. Congress President, U.N. Dhebar opening Committee Meeting.


    13.
    GV. President Dhebar addressing assembly.


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    Side V. Ditto.


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    LV. Assembly.


    16.
    SV. Mr. Govind VALLABU VANT moves the resolution on international fair.


    17.
    Side V. Ditto, in background the President Dhebar talking to Mr. Nehru.


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    LV. Assembly.


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    SV. Ditto.


    20.
    LV. GIANI GURMUKH SINGH MUSAFIR speaking on the resolution on India's language issue.


    21.
    SV. Mr. Nehru looks towards camera.


    22.
    SV. Assembly.


    23.
    FrV. Mr. Nehru at mike, talks on the language resolution.


    24.
    GV.Pan. Over assembly.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Congress President Mr U.N.Dhebar, called upon the nation here today, to actively help eliminate all those forces that tend to disintegrate the unity of India.

    The President, who was addressing the gathering (which apparently was rather poor -- only 200 being present out of a total of about 550 members) immediately after he had hoisted the Congress flag at the Jhanda Chowk, said the Congress would know no rest until the aim of national unity, democracy, social justice, and prosperity was reached.

    Prime Minister Nehru, Defence Minister Krishna Menon, Finance Minister T.T. Krishna machari,Assam's Chief Minister Mr. B.P.Chaliha, were among those present at the function.

    Chairman of the Reception Committee, Mahendra Mohan Choudhury stood at the saluting base beside the Congress President as the flag broke at the mast-head.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA40ZSCDAFZYECR64H22G4Q9CO0
    Media URN:
    VLVA40ZSCDAFZYECR64H22G4Q9CO0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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