• Short Summary

    Shiekh Abdullah and his colleagues were released on the 8th at 5 P.M. Thus it?

  • Description

    1.
    G.V. THE HILLS OF KASHMIR.


    2.
    BACK.V. ABDULLAH AND HIS COLLEAGUE TALKING.


    3.
    S.V. TALKING WITH REPORTERS.


    4.
    NEARER V. DITTO


    5.
    C.W. ABDULLAH.


    6.
    S.V. TALKING WITH REPORTERS.


    7.
    L.V. DITTO


    8.
    S.V. WALKING AWAY.


    9.
    L.V. STANDING BY HIS BUNGALOW.


    10.
    S.V. HIS BUNGALOW.


    11.
    S.V. WALKING UP STEPS.


    12.
    S.V. SOME INHABITANTS OF KUD


    13.
    S.V. A SHOP IN THE VILLAGE.


    14.
    C.U. THE OUTSIDE OF A SHOP.


    15.
    LONG V. OLD MAN OUTSIDE SHOP.


    16.
    G.V. ABDULLAH'S BUNGALOW.




    Initials MR/DB


    N.B. IN THIS HURRY THE ROLLS COULD NOT BE NDMBERED. PLEASE EXCUSE. We shall not forget in future.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Shiekh Abdullah and his colleagues were released on the 8th at 5 P.M. Thus it was dark on those hills, besides none could reach and no pictures were made on that evening. He chose not to return to Srinagarand, to stay in Dakbungalow of Kud. Kud is a very lonely hill and health resort. Not many people are visible.

    On 9th people thought he would proceed to Srinagar where perhaps his supporters would hold a procession or reception in his honour. But he did not leave Kud. Thus correspondents had to stay at Srinagar and waste the day.

    Having gathered that his plans are at present no to leave Kud, the correspondents started 130 mile trip by road to KUD and met him in the morning of 10th. They interviewed him, as shown above.

    Thus these are the first movie pictures taken of him. UPA also made only this story.

    Since his plans are to stay in Kud for some time, all correspondents who had gone from Delhi, thought there would not be exciting pictures in Kud, and returned. A hurried trip was taken to Jammu to catch a plane and send pictures and articles by all corespondents.

    Shiekh Abdullah and his colleagues were released after 4 1/2 years' detention.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD6TSC4CF44LCTAFLCNSF8N8JU
    Media URN:
    VLVAD6TSC4CF44LCTAFLCNSF8N8JU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/01/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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