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  • Short Summary

    Inauguration of the first Panchajati Raj, Indian Prime Minister Pandit Nehru present.

  • Description

    Punjab, India.

    Various shots of gathering of Panchayats where the first Panchayats Raj is to be inaugurated. Gathering being addressed from a rostrum by a white bearded elderly man. Premier of India Pandit Nehru is also seen addressing the crowd. LS. Nehru addressing gathering from rostrum. MS. Panchayats being taught shoe making. MS. Man being taught to use sewing machine. MS. Children queuing up for inoculations. MS. Workers using primitive tools at work in field.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 27/10/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2607.20
    Media URN:
    77957
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:21:00 / 01:31:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 3558 J

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