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  • Description

    1.
    L.S. of Queen House


    2.
    Crowd lined up awaiting Premier Party


    3.
    Street Scene opposite Queens House.


    4 & 5.
    Queens House


    6.
    Mrs. Sirimavo Bandaranaike alights is greeted by Sec. to the Governor General (Mr. N.W. Atukonale).


    7.
    Ministers arrive -- 1. Mr. C.P. de Silva Leader of the House, Mr. A.P. Jayasuriya Minister of Health, Mr. Maithupala Senanaya? Mr. Baduiddin Mahamood (in fez cap) Mrs. Illangarana Sarath Wijesinghe Mr. Felix Dias Bandaranayaka, Minister of Finance.



    The Ministers with the Governor General posed for a group photograph after swearing-in was over. The Governor General is the centre figure with the Prime Minister (Sir Oliver Goonetilake) by her side. The party next went to a nearby temple for a short religious ceremony.




    Initials



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    Film ID:
    VLVAML31OAGEZSSGHHIUCGDQ1449
    Media URN:
    VLVAML31OAGEZSSGHHIUCGDQ1449
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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