• Short Summary

    VIGYAN BHAVAN WAS THE VENUE, OCTOBER 20, OF A SEMINAR INAUGURATED BY MR. NEHRU WITH?

  • Description

    VIGYAN BHAVAN WAS THE VENUE, OCTOBER 20, OF A SEMINAR INAUGURATED BY MR. NEHRU WITH THE TITLE SEMINAR ON PROBLEMS OF PORTUGUESE COLONIES.

    THE SEMINAR WAS ORGANISED BY THE INDIAN COUNCIL OF AFRICAN AFFAIRS - DELEGATES FROM THE AFRICAN CONTINENT INCLUDED MR. KAUNDA, THE AFRICAN LEADER OF NORTHERN RHODESIA, THOSE FROM BRITAIN INCLUDED MR. ANTHONY WEDGEWOOD BENN.

    IN HIS INAUGURAL SPEECH, MR. NEHRU DISCUSSED COLONIALISM - SAID THAT INDIA WOULD NOT GIVE UP THE TERRITORY OF GOA. HE MADE IT CLEAR THAT WHILE INDIA WANTED A PEACEFUL SOLUTION OF THE ISSUE, THE POSSIBILITY OF MILITARY ACTION OVER THE PORTUGUESE ENCLAVE COULD NOT BE RULED OUT.

    HE WAS CHEERED WHEN HE SAID THAT INDIA COULD NOT TOLERATE THE EXISTENCE OF A FOREIGN BABE ON HER TERRITORY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8U60RKWIYBGA8Z5YVGEB8WFLX
    Media URN:
    VLVA8U60RKWIYBGA8Z5YVGEB8WFLX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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