• Short Summary

    People rush to buy wheat before the start of rationing in India. Delhi.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Rations in India.

    Delhi, India.

    M/S men unloading bags of wheat from truck. Various shots trailers selling wheat to women in street on the day before rationing officially started. C/U women waiting to be served. Various shots women cleaning the wheat in sieves. Various shots of another trailer selling wheat in the street. M/S women walking past camera with bags of wheat on their heads. M/S's people outside official retailers on the following day. C/U sign 'Authorised retail Distributors', pan to board stating what the shop has in stock. C/U board. M/S people outside the retailers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1834.06
    Media URN:
    55751
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/12/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:43:00 / 01:16:45:00
    Canister:
    65/104

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