• Short Summary

    Nehru visits the Hirakud dam for its inauguration ceremony.

  • Description

    WORLD'S LONGEST DAM INAUGURATED IN INDIA BY NEHRU

    Hirakud, India.

    TV. Nehru and party emerging from one of the tunnels under the hydroelectric Dam. TV. Massed crowd. CV. Women and children in the crowd. SV. Nehru shakes hands with officials who worked on the construction. TV. Pan across the power station on to the Dam. TV. Massed crowd. CV. Nehru on dais overlooking the crowd. LV. Dam with water flowing down. TV. Massed crowd. LV. Top, the Dam receding into the distance.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene A)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    627.37
    Media URN:
    32505
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:46:00 / 01:48:28:00
    Canister:
    57/7

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