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    Mr. V. V. Giri, Governor of U.P. inaugurated the first Grain Ellevators in India at?

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    LS Two different long shots of the Grain Ellevator.
    MS Tilt shot of the Grain ellevator.
    MS Tilt shot of the Sign board warning against grain pests.
    LS A typical village scene in Hapur.
    LS Some more shots of the Ellevator.
    MS Mr. V.V.Girl speaking before inaugurating the ellevator.
    MS Gathering clapping Mr. Girl after the former finished his speech.
    MS Mr. Bunker, Ambassador of India speaking on the occasion.
    MS Mr. Giri pressing the button and thus inaugurating the ellevator.
    MS Some shots of the U.P.Governor being shown round the ellevator.
    MS CU Several shots of the U.P.Governor and the U.S.Ambassador inside the ellevator.
    MS Several different shots of the different processes of grain storage.
    MS Mr. Giri going up the narrow stairs in the ellevator.
    MS Mr. Bunker going up the narrow passage.
    MS Some more shots of Mr. Giri watching the processes.

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    Background: Mr. V. V. Giri, Governor of U.P. inaugurated the first Grain Ellevators in India at Hapur on 21st March, 1959.(Complete story attached). The Ellevator has been built by the Technical Cooperation Mission to India. The Minister of Food and Agriculture Mr. A.P.Jain, and the American Ambassador to India Mr. Bunker were also present on the occasion. It was a simple ceremony and after the speeches, Mr. Giri pressed a button which put into operation the ellevator. The storage capacity of the grain ellevator is 15,000 tons.

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