• Short Summary

    After four days of violence, Calcutta today had its peaceful Civil Disobedience.. (At least at the time of typing 1745).

  • Description

    1.
    LV Peaceful Chowringhee with normal rush of traffic.


    2.
    LV Demonstrators with flags rushing towards police cordon on Esplanade.


    3.
    Demonstrators through police cordon towards waiting buses for arrest.


    4.
    Demonstrators enter buses.


    5.
    Various shots demonstrators shout slogans.


    6.
    More demonstrators with flags through police cordon towards buses.


    7.
    Demonstrators into buses.


    8.
    Buses leave.


    9.
    More demonstrators with flags.


    10.
    50'-around 70': ARE SHOTS OF FORMER MINISTER OF PWD MR. HEMANTA BOSES ARRESTED, SPEAKS FROM THE POLICE CAR TO CROWD..INTO CAR AFTER ARREST.


    11.
    Various shots demonstrators shouting slogans.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: After four days of violence, Calcutta today had its peaceful Civil Disobedience.. (At least at the time of typing 1745). Over 200 were arrested and the arrested included Mr. HEMANTA BOSE, former Minister for Public Works. He tried to address the crowd from the police car. Demonstrators shouted slogans and made to violent attempt to break police cordon. They all walked up to waiting police buses, shouting slogans and carrying flags. The buses then took them to the police stations.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4PZJ49RNZF2B10IR5A61KSJPX
    Media URN:
    VLVA4PZJ49RNZF2B10IR5A61KSJPX
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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