• Short Summary

    In many countries of the world, the First of May is celebrated as May Day - the day of the workers.

  • Description

    In many countries of the world, the First of May is celebrated as May Day - the day of the workers. In Calcutta, a demonstration was organised by Communists in support of the workers' struggles in the world. More than 15,000 people took part in the procession, which ended in a rally at the city centre where a Resolution was passed naming May Day an "International Day of Working-Class Solidarity", and calling for support of the freedom struggles in East Pakistan, Indo-China and throughout South America and Africa.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABRWIPY10LNK3FQU82MXYRY91I
    Media URN:
    VLVABRWIPY10LNK3FQU82MXYRY91I
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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