• Short Summary

    THE INVASION OF INDIA BY FORCES OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA HAS BADLY CONFUSED AND DIVIDED INDIAN COMMUNISTS.

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    THE INVASION OF INDIA BY FORCES OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA HAS BADLY CONFUSED AND DIVIDED INDIAN COMMUNISTS. IN BOMBAY A LARGE CROWD STAGED AN ANTI-CHINESE RALLY... CARRYING ANTI-CHINESE SIGNS. AS THE THRONG GATHERED IN A SQUARE... PENNED IN BY POLICE... SOME COMMUNISTS APPEARED AND TRIED TO JOIN THE ANTI-CHINESE RALLY. ONE FORMER COMMUNIST LEADER INSISTED ON TRYING TO SPEAK... TO PACIFY THE CROWD... BUT THE POLICE STOPPED HIM. THE POLICE ALSO FORCED THE DEMONSTRATORS TO MOVE ON TO A PARK... WHERE THE CHIEF MINISTER OF BOMBAY SPOKE. THE CHIEF MINISTER, WHO ORGANIZED THE HUGE RALLY, TOLD THE CROWD TO FORGET PAST DIFFERENCES AND UNITE IN THE FACE OF THE COMMUNIST THREAT.

    THE BOMBAY CITIZEN'S LEAGUE ESTABLISHED CITY-WIDE BOOTHS TO COLLECT DONATIONS... CASH, ORNAMENTS AND JEWELRY, BLOOD, CLOTHES AND OTHER ITEMS FOR THE DEFENCE OF INDIA. IN CALCUTTA, MANY CHINESE LIVING IN INDIA MET TO GIVE THEIR SUPPORT TO THE INDIAN CAUSE. SOME DONATED MONEY. SOME 12-THOUSAND OVERSEAS ANTI-CHINESE AND 3- THOUSAND INDIAN CHINESE MET IN CALCUTTA ON OCTOBER 28. THE OVERSEAS CHINESE COMMUNITY IN INDIA ADOPTED A RESOLUTION AGREEING TO SERVE THE INDIAN GOVERNMENT IN ANY CAPACITY... AGAINST THE INVADING CHINESE FORCES IN THE FIELD, IF NECESSARY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7BNKFLR01HM7OJ31QSQP737YF
    Media URN:
    VLVA7BNKFLR01HM7OJ31QSQP737YF
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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