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    BHIWANI, HARYANA, INDIA

    Leaders of the Janata Party, which governed India for more than two years are once again challenging the rule of current Prime Minister, Mrs.

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    INDIA: Haryana: Bhiwani

    GV Villagers walking towards the meeting venue (2 shots) 0.13
    GV People arriving for rally on trailer pulled by a tractor 0.18
    GV Young boy on camel cart 0.21
    LV Villager on cycles, and of foot going to meeting 0.24
    SCU Mr. Charon Singh, former Prime Minister 0.29
    SCU PULL BACK TO SV Mr. Singh, Mr. Chandra Shekhar (bearded), the president of Janata Party and Mr. Vajpayee, former Foreign Minister and president of Bhartiya Janata Party 0.34
    SV Green flag 0.35
    SCU & GV Mr. Chandra Shekhar addressing rally and crowd listening (3 shots) 0.55
    SCU Mr. Vajpayee addressing rally 1.10
    GV & PAN Crowd listening (2 shots) 1.22
    SV Mr. Singh being given bag of money 1.23
    SCU Turbanned man in crowd listens 1.28
    SCU & GV Mr. Singh addresses rally (2 shots) 1.54

    Background: BHIWANI, HARYANA, INDIA

    Leaders of the Janata Party, which governed India for more than two years are once again challenging the rule of current Prime Minister, Mrs. Indira Gandhi. After Mrs. Gandhi was ousted in 1977, Janata ruled the country until 1979, when mrs. Gandhi's Congress Party was returned to power. The opposition Janata Party held a political rally in the village of Bhiwani, about 322 kilometres (200 miles) from the Indian capital of Delhi, on Friday (8 January). Several thousand villagers attended the rally, which was addressed by Mr. Charon Singh, a former Prime Minister; Mr. Chandra Shekhar, the president of the Janata Party and Mr. Vajpayee, a former Foreign Minister and president of the Rhartiya Janata Party. Mr. Singh was presented with a bag of money, collected to finance the opposition's election campaign.

    Source: REUTERS - PREM PRAKASH

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4PDKTJEUISCPSXNW5P6AXBV5Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA4PDKTJEUISCPSXNW5P6AXBV5Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1982
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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