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    In order to meet the growing heavy congestion on the Indian sea ports, U.K. sends?

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    MLS of Sir Eric Millbourn followed by other members of his staff alighting from a BOAC Britannia.



    MLS of the members of delegation being received by the officials of the Ministry of Transport and British High Commission.



    MLS of Members of the Mission pose for photographers.



    CU of Sir Milbourn.



    Different shots of the Mission members.



    MLS of Sir Eric Milbourn followed by other members entering the Transport Ministry room where the conference was held.



    MLS of Secretary of the Transport Ministry Mr. Gupta receiving the members of the Mission.



    Different shots of Mr. Gupta receiving the members of the Mission.



    MLS of Members taking their seats round the table.



    LS of the Meeting between the Mission and senior officials of the Transport Ministry.



    CU of Mr. Gupta speaking.



    CU of Sir Milbourn.



    CUps of other members of the Mission.



    Cup of another Indian official.



    LS of the Meeting.



    LS of the Transport Ministry Building where the Meeting was held.



    LS of the Parliament House in New Delhi.



    LS of the India Gate (war Memorial) in New Delhi.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: In order to meet the growing heavy congestion on the Indian sea ports, U.K. sends a expert Mission on Ports under Sir Eric Millbourn. The Mission is sponsored under the Colombo Plan.

    On their arrival in New Delhi Sir Milbourn and members of his Mission were received by the officials of the Ministry of Transport. Inspite of the holidays in India, the Mission immediately went into Conference with the high officials of the Government of India. The Mission is expected to stay in India for six months and will be waiting all the ports before submitting its report.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4Z3IIB2LN65DXX03Z8M0TKADO
    Media URN:
    VLVA4Z3IIB2LN65DXX03Z8M0TKADO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/10/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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