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    India's Prime Minister, Mrs. Indira Gandhi, given a massive mandate by voters to rule the?

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    India's Prime Minister, Mrs. Indira Gandhi, given a massive mandate by voters to rule the country for the next five years, said on Thursday night that she would work to reduce the gap between rich and poor. The electorate gave her Congress Party the absolute majority she sought when she called an early General Election. With some results still to come in, Mrs. Gandhi's party had captured 284 seats as against the 228 it held in the last Parliament. The result is considered a personal triumph for the Indian Prime Minister.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5SMZ42WE02Z4T33GRJEF8JM6G
    Media URN:
    VLVA5SMZ42WE02Z4T33GRJEF8JM6G
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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