• Short Summary

    INDIAN DEFENCE MINISTER, MR. V.K.K.KRISHNA MENON, RETURNED WITH AN INCREASED MAJORITY IN HIS NORTH BOMBAY?

  • Description

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    LV MENON ON DAIS RECEIVES GARLANDS
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    2.
    CU WOMAN PLACES GARLAND ON MENON
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    3.
    SCU MAN PLACES GARLAND ON MENON WHO REMOVES IT
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    4.
    GV MASS CROWD
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    5.
    LV DAIS WITH LARGE BANNER "WELCOME VICTORIOUS MENON"
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    6.
    CU MENON MAKES SPEECH
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    7.
    SCU OFFICIALS
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    8.
    GV MASS CROWD GATHERED AT CHOWPATHY, NEXT DAY
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    9.
    CU SPEAKER
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    10.
    LV AUDIENCE
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    11.
    SCU MENON LISTENS
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    12.
    GV MASS CROWD
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    13.
    SCU SPEAKER
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    14.
    SV MENON SEATED WITH ANOTHER
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    15.
    GV MASS CROWD
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    Initials JRG/S/AW/CJB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: INDIAN DEFENCE MINISTER, MR. V.K.K.KRISHNA MENON, RETURNED WITH AN INCREASED MAJORITY IN HIS NORTH BOMBAY CONSTITUENCY AFTER INDIA'S GENERAL ELECTION, MET HIS VOTERS MARCH 3-4.

    BANNERS WERE PARADED - "WELCOME VICTORIOUS MENON" - AT ONE ELECTION VICTORY MEETING STAGED IN HIS HONOUR, AND GARLANDS OF FLOWERS WERE PLACED AROUND HIS NECK. AT A SECOND, HE WAS GIVEN A CIVIC WELCOME.""
    MR. MENON CALLED THE ELECTION A GOOD LESSON IN DEMOCRACY AS THE ELECTION HAD PASSED OFF PEACEFULLY. HE THANKED HIS SUPPORTERS AND THE PEOPLE FOR THEIR SENSE OF TOLERANCE, AND ADDED THAT INDIA'S POLICIES UNDER THE RETURNED CONGRESS PARTY WOULD REMAIN THE SAME AS BEFORE - DEMOCRATIC SOCIALISM AT HOME, NON-ALIGNMENT IN FOREIGN AFFAIRS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADS0ZXNO839B5H7O40CAJWOMH
    Media URN:
    VLVADS0ZXNO839B5H7O40CAJWOMH
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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