• Short Summary

    TWO THOUSAND CHILDREN GREETED MR.NEHRU, AT A RALLY IN CHILDREN'S PARK, NEW DELHI, YESTERDAY (THURSDAY)?

  • Description

    TWO THOUSAND CHILDREN GREETED MR.NEHRU, AT A RALLY IN CHILDREN'S PARK, NEW DELHI, YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) TO CELEBRATE THE INDIAN PREMIER'S 74TH BIRTHDAY.MR.NEHRU, WHOSE HEALTH HAS SUFFERED DURING THE PAST YEARS, WAS REPORTED TO BE LOOKING BETTER THAN ON HIS LAST BIRTHDAY.

    ARRIVING AT THE RALLY, HE WAS PRESENTED WITH THE TRADITIONAL GARLAND OF FLOWERS.HE MET A GROUP OF CRIPPLED CHILDREN, AND THEN ENJOYED A PROGRAMME OF SONGS AND DANCES.HE WAS OBVIOUSLY DELIGHTED WITH THE PERFORMANCE OF CHILDREN FROM THE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY SCHOOL.

    MR.NEHRU'S BIRTHDAY COINCIDES WITH ANOTHER WAVE OF SPECULATION ABOUT HIS POSSIBLE RETIREMENT AND THE FUTURE LEADERSHIP OF INDIA.AMONG NAMES MENTIONED AS POSSIBLE SUCCESSORS, IS THAT OF THE PRIME MINISTER'S DAUGHTER -- MRS INDIRA GANDHI.SHE IS A POWERFUL INFLUENCE IN THE CONGRESS PARTY, AND FINDS CONSIDERABLE SUPPORT FROM THE LEFT WING KRISHNA MENON GROUP.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB2IJ68YLK9CT5Y9C9CPG2X5YN
    Media URN:
    VLVAB2IJ68YLK9CT5Y9C9CPG2X5YN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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