• Short Summary

    London celebrates the creation of the Republic of India - Menon takes oath.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "India In London Celebrates Republic Day".

    India House, London. London celebrates the creation of the Republic of India.

    GV VK Krishna Menon, High Commissioner For India on platform prior to speaking. MV British and Indian audience. MV Menon speaking - 'I Krishna Menon, solemnly affirm that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the Constitution of India as by law established'. MV Indians in audience. MV Menon signing proclamation. LV Audience applauding. SV Pan portraits of MK Gandhi and Jawaharlal Pandit Nehru. GV Reception in evening. SV Anthony Eden shaking hands with Menon. SV Pan Indian servicemen. MV Clement Attlee, Menon, and Lady Edwina Mountbatten.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1448.32
    Media URN:
    47369
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:24:00 / 01:56:21:00
    Canister:
    50/9

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