• Short Summary

    A group of 17 MLA'S (Member of Legislative Assembly) from Assam including the former Chief Minister Mr.

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    1.
    Shot of policemen guarding.


    2.
    Shot of State Assembly members and Yuva Janta workers march towards Parliament House.


    3.
    Shot of policemen stopping demonstrators and scuffle between them???.... demonstrators shouting Anti Mrs.Gandhi slogans.


    4.
    Shot of demonstrators shouting slogans from inside jail van.


    5.
    Shot of Jail van carrying demonstrators move away.


    6.
    Shot of Prof.Madhu Dandavate (former Janta Party Rly Minister) giving a statement in English.


    7.
    Shot of Mr.Raj Narain (former Health Minister) giving a statement.


    8.
    Shot of Mr.George Fernandes (former Janta Party Industry Minister) giving a statement in English.


    9.
    Shot of Parliament House Building.





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    good coverage & good sound through.
    Later Prof.Dandavate, Mr.Raj Narain and Mr.George Fernandes gave statements in English criticizing Mrs.Gandhi's Govt of the handling of Assam situation.

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    Background: A group of 17 MLA'S (Member of Legislative Assembly) from Assam including the former Chief Minister Mr. Golop Borbora, and members of Yuva Janta who were observing a day's courted arrest this morning for violating the Prohibitory orders near Boat club at Rajpath near Parliament House.

    Carrying placardsdemanding immediate removal of foreigners from Assam, the demonstrators wanted to go to Parliament House but heavy contingent of Police refused permit to allow them because of the orders. The demonstrators tried unsuccessfully to break the police cordon. They were later taken into custody. Mr.George Farnandes, Prof Dandavate and Mr. Raj Narain were present when the Assam MLA's courted arrest.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6C6ZLUSCZYUHL6PKZE8OM3EXQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA6C6ZLUSCZYUHL6PKZE8OM3EXQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1980
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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