The much announced Civil Disobedience movement by the Non ??? Opposition more or less petered?
GV Chandni Chowk the busy main street of old Delhi
One man emerging from the crowd, is arrested, shouting slogan.
Another man emerges from the crowd into street taken in by the police. different shots.
Four men into police van, shout slogans.
Police officers making arrangements and looking around.
Mounted police..two horses.
Four more men appear and are taken in and led towards the police van.
Men shout slogan, and are taken into the van.
Van driven away.
A known opposition local worker is picked up, but resists as he was not participating.
The man resisting arrest, as police try to put him in the van.
An officer arrives and take the man away..released.
GV of the street.
A small group of onlookers shouting slogans.
Ditto Ditto Ditto.
GV busy Chandni Chowk, undisturbed from what was happening in another part of the bazaar.
Last 25ft of film GEEFF HUGHES To camera...ABC SYDNEY.
Jagdish and Surinder were on another location where nothing happened. Total thing seems to have petered out today.
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Background: The much announced Civil Disobedience movement by the Non ??? Opposition more or less petered out in Delhi today. However large police arrangements were made in Chandni Chowk, the historic main street of Old Delhi ..a witness to many a historic events. Two groups of four each appeared from amongst the crowd shouting slogans for Jai Prakash Narain and proclaiming victory to total revolution. They were promptly arrested by the police. One lone political worker was also spotted from the crowd and picked up. He put up a stiff resistance and was released when finally a police officer felt satisfied that he wasn't involved with breaking the law. A group of enthusiastic onlookers, majority of them young people shouted slogans from nearby bye lanes and streets.
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