King Mahendra of Nepal, on a two day private visit to India, on his way back to Nepal after state visit to Germany, called on Mrs.
MS CU Lal Bahadur Shashtri arriving, accompanied by the Nepalese ambassador to India and sitting.
MS CU King Mahendra arriving to meet Shashtri, the two shaking hands and sitting down.
MS CU Shashtri and Mahendra.
CU Individual CUs of Shashtri and Mahendra.
MS Shashtri and Mahendra.
LS Two Establishing shots of the Nepalese embassy.
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Background: King Mahendra of Nepal, on a two day private visit to India, on his way back to Nepal after state visit to Germany, called on Mrs. Indra Gandhi and other leaders to give his personal condolences on behalf of the Nepalese Government on the sad demise of late Mr. Nehru.
India's Prime Minister Mr. Lal Bahadur Shashtri called on the King who is staying at the Nepalese Embassy here in New Delhi. After posing for cameramen, the two were closeted for talks. The Nepalese delegation for talks on Telegraph and Telephone link is here currently. The talks are supposed to have centered round the above topic. With Nepal gaining direct telephone and cable link through India, she will be linked with rest of the world for the first time.