• Short Summary

    77 persons were killed and over 1000 injured in the earth quake that shook Kashmir valley on Monday morning.

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    FILM SHOWS VICTIMS OF THE KASHMIR EARTHQUAKE ON SEPTEMBER 2 WHICH KILLED 77 PEOPLE. MANY OF THE VICTIMS -- MOSTLY WOMEN HAD SAD FRACTURES AND ARE RECOVERING IN A SRINAGAR HOSPITAL. RELATIVES WAITED OUTSIDE FOR THE LATEST NEWS.



    Several different shots inside the hospital ward, doctors, nurses tending the injured, a small kid having her meal on the bed close ups of injured, long shots of the hospital ward and other activity in the ward where quake victims were hospitalized.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 77 persons were killed and over 1000 injured in the earth quake that shook Kashmir valley on Monday morning.The dead having been burried, the injured are being given every care in the city's hospitals at Srinagar.Many of the injured had bad fractures and broken bones.Women and children formed the majority of victims.They are all from the countryside of Kashmir as it was a group of about 60 villages that were effected.In the 1/2 minute shock mud and brick homes came tumbling over the inhabitants.A large crowd of worried relatives and friends still waited for news from inside the hospital or waited for visiting hours to go in and see their friends and relations.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF4QOYLS0JNIC6MXOR1JY5WFR1
    Media URN:
    VLVAF4QOYLS0JNIC6MXOR1JY5WFR1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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