• Short Summary

    Nehru visits the troubled region of Kashmir, which has chosen to become part of India.

  • Description

    Jawaharlal Pandit Nehru, Prime Minister of India visits the trouble spots of Kashmir.

    CU Upon his arrival at Srinagar airfield Nehru is greeted in traditional fashion by Sheikh Abdullah - the 'Lion of Kashmir' (wearing spectacles) who places a garland of flowers over his head. Nehru's daughter - Indira Gandhi is there with her father.

    MS Sir Hari Singh, Maharajah of Kashmir, alighting from a plane upon his return to Kashmir and shaking hands with Nehru. The Maharajah and Nehru chat.

    LS a vast crowd listening to Nehru speaking.

    MS Nehru speaking.

    MS Nehru on the platform.

    MS Nehru seen above a sea of heads as he stands up and drives slowly through the jostling mob.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1199.09
    Media URN:
    41469
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/11/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:37:00 / 01:11:39:00
    Canister:
    47/93

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