• Short Summary

    Premier of India, Mr Lal Shastri, dies in Tashkent after agreement with Pakistan.

  • Description

    Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Soviet Union (USSR).

    SV. Towards and pan, Mr Lal Shastri, Prime Minister of India, walking into the conference room at Tashkent. Pan around as Mr Shastri greets Mr Alexei Kosygin, Prime Minister of Soviet Union (Russia). GV. Delegates around conference table, they sit down. SV. Mr Shastri sitting between two Indian delegates. SV. Mr Kosygin and Russian delegation seated at table. SV. President of Pakistan, Mr Ayub Khan, speaking. GV. Delegates applauding. SCU. Mr Shastri seated at table. Indian Prime Minister Lal Shastri, dies in Tashkent after agreement with Pakistan.

    Several shots of Mr Shastri surrounded by the crowds in New Delhi on his departure. Long shot of Houses of Parliament, Big Ben seen in background. Britain's Prime Minster Harold Wilson and Mr Shastri at the door of 10 Downing Street after meeting in summer 1965 during Commonwealth Prime Ministers Conference. The two shake hands. More shots of the London Commonwealth Prime Ministers Conference. Delegates seated at long table. Mr Harold Wilson, Mr Shastri, Mr Menzies and several other delegates at the table. Several shots of the delegates at garden party with emphasis on Mr Shastri. Press talking photographs of the delegates.

    Several shots of the meeting between Mr Edward Heath, Leader of the Conservative Party and Indian Home Minister, Mr Gulzari Lal Nanda, now the new Prime Minister of India. Meeting was held during Mr Heath tour of South East. More shots of Mr Shastri speaking.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1783.10
    Media URN:
    55010
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:02:00 / 01:17:48:00
    Canister:
    66/4

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