• Short Summary

    The Northwestern state of Gujarat has been devastated by a cyclone which swept across it on November 7.

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    GV Village
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    GV Village street with roof which has been blown down
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    3.
    GV Damaged buildings in village (4 shots)
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    4.
    GV TILT DOWN Villagers sitting on tree
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    5.
    GV TILT DOWN Roofless building and villagers gathered around destroyed buildings (6 shots)
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    6.
    GV Uprooted tree crushing building (2 shots)
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Northwestern state of Gujarat has been devastated by a cyclone which swept across it on November 7. The death toll was said to be around 300, but it could possibly be higher. A government spokesman said that some 4.5 million people in 4,500 villages had been affected. More than 57,000 dwelling had been damaged or destroyed. The Indian Prime Minister, Mrs. Indira Ghandi, has flown over the region to see the damage. Many villages are being evacuated.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6L20Y7T7QTKABN0P5KXN9TK4U
    Media URN:
    VLVA6L20Y7T7QTKABN0P5KXN9TK4U
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1982
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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