• Short Summary

    In response to Prime Minister's appeal to the people of India to donate generously to the National Defence Fund, reports are coming from all over India that civil population is coming forward to donate whatever they can and in whatever shape they can help the Government.

  • Description

    In response to Prime Minister's appeal to the people of India to donate generously to the National Defence Fund, reports are coming from all over India that civil population is coming forward to donate whatever they can and in whatever shape they can help the Government.

    This morning at Prime Minister Shastri's residence a group of local school children came in gave a cheque of Pounds 400 which they had collect by foregoing their daily allowance of the day. Some other children gave small earthen pots containing their small savings. The small traders also gave to Mr. Shastri Towells, Soap and other stuff to be used for the Jawans. An old lady gave a cheque to Mr. Shastri which she has collected from different part of the city. A boy donated NDF and gave Mr. Shastri a sum of Pounds 40 which was given to him by his parents to celebrate his birthday. Incidentally today he was celebrating his birthday also by donating this sum for our Jawans.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9KB2HTXCEG97ZM7DTNDJ2TTQ5
    Media URN:
    VLVA9KB2HTXCEG97ZM7DTNDJ2TTQ5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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