• Short Summary

    POLITICAL ACTIVITY IN WEST PAKISTAN IS VIRTUALLY BACK TO NORMAL NOW FOLLOWING THE LIFTING OF THE DECLARATION OF MARTIAL LAW IMPOSED IN LATE MARCH LAST YEAR.

  • Description

    POLITICAL ACTIVITY IN WEST PAKISTAN IS VIRTUALLY BACK TO NORMAL NOW FOLLOWING THE LIFTING OF THE DECLARATION OF MARTIAL LAW IMPOSED IN LATE MARCH LAST YEAR. ONE OF THE MEN MOST ACTIVE IS AIR MARSHAL ASGHAR KHAN WHO YESTERDAY (MONDAY ) ADDRESSED A MASS RALLY IN KARACHI.

    MARTIAL LAW WAS IMPOSED IN PAKISTAN FOLLOWING A SERIES OF VIOLENT DEMONSTRATION. THE ORDER WAS LIFTED 39 DAYS AGO AND SINCE THEN POLITICAL MEETINGS AND ACTIVITIES HAVE TURNED TO NORMAL.

    PAKISTAN WILL HAVE ITS FIRST ELECTIONS FOR 22 YEARS SOON. ONE OF THE FORERUNNERS IS ASGHAR KHAN WHO AROUSED GREAT ENTHUSIASM WITH HIS SPEECH YESTERDAY.

    A MAJOR POLITICAL SOME WHICH ALL PARTIES WILL BE PICKING IS THE CONTROVERSY OVER THE LAUNCHING OF PAKISTAN'S FOURTH FIVE YEAR PLAN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAG7L9PYHGBSMNEVCLM66HIC65
    Media URN:
    VLVAG7L9PYHGBSMNEVCLM66HIC65
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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