• Short Summary

    A march and meeting, sponsored by the State Council of the Communist Party of India, was held in Calcutta, capital of West Bengal, India, to protest against the President of India's decision to take over the government of Kerala, India's only Communist State.

  • Description

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    GV Procession along city road.
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    2.
    GV Ditto.
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    3.
    SV Ditto.
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    4.
    TOP V..Ditto.
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    5.
    GV PAN..Gathering of demonstrators at Maidan Monument.
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    6.
    SV Mr.Jyoti Bose on dais makes address.
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    SV Women demonstrators listen.
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    8.
    CU Mr.Jyoti Bose on dais.
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    9.
    GV Pan..Demonstrators listen.
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    Initials HTB/AS/PB



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    Background: A march and meeting, sponsored by the State Council of the Communist Party of India, was held in Calcutta, capital of West Bengal, India, to protest against the President of India's decision to take over the government of Kerala, India's only Communist State.

    After the procession through the city streets of men carrying banners and shouting slogans, the meeting was held at Calcutta's Maidan Monument.

    In a fiery speech condemning the Governments policy Mr.Jyoti Bose of the Communist Party of India, told his hearers that the Indian Government had acted in an absolutely unconstitutional manner.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA0P52AMRL38J7XBI6D3ACWC19
    Media URN:
    VLVAA0P52AMRL38J7XBI6D3ACWC19
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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