• Short Summary

    THE INDIAN COMMUNIST PARTY STAGED AN IMPRESSIVE "HUNGER MARCH" THROUGH THE STREETS OF LUCKNOW ON MONDAY.

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    FILM SHOWS THE MARCHERS TRAILING BEHIND "HAMMER AND SICKLE" FLAGS, GATHERING IN FRONT OF GANDHI'S STATUE AND BEING ADDRESSED BY PARTY LEADERS. THE MARCH WAS MADE THROUGH LUCKNOW'S MAIN STREETS AND WAS FEATURED BY THE SHOUTING OF ANTI-CONGRESS SLOGANS. THE PAMPHLETS HANDED OUT INCLUDED THE CALL, "DOWN WITH THE CONGRESS."




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    Background: THE INDIAN COMMUNIST PARTY STAGED AN IMPRESSIVE "HUNGER MARCH" THROUGH THE STREETS OF LUCKNOW ON MONDAY. THE MARCH WAS CALLED AS A PROTEST AGAINST RISING PRICES AND THE ALL-ROUND INCREASES IN THE COST OF LIVING. THOUSANDS TOOK PART.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5ICUW15V61JWWY7M69L46QFM7
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ICUW15V61JWWY7M69L46QFM7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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