• Short Summary

    HEROES OF INDIA'S ARMED FORCES WERE HONOURED AT A COLOURFUL INVESTITURE IN NEW DELHI YESTERDAY (TUESDAY).

  • Description

    1.
    GV PRESIDENT RADHAKRISHNAN ARRIVES WITH GUARD
    0.07

    2.
    SV PRESIDENT TO DAIS
    0.08

    3.
    LV NEHRU AND OTHERS SEATED
    0.11

    4.
    CU DR. ZAKIR HUSSAIN, VICE PRESIDENT OF INDIA
    0.14

    5.
    LV MAJOR-GENERAL PATHANIA RECEIVES AWARD FROM PRESIDENT
    0.24

    6.
    SV MAJOR-GENERAL GAREWAL RECEIVES AWARD
    0.35

    7.
    CU TWO WIDOWS
    0.39

    8.
    SV WIDOW OF MAJOR CHAUDHARY WALKS TO PRESIDENT, RECEIVES AWARD
    0.46

    9.
    LV WIDOW OF JEMADAR ISHE TUNDUP WALKS TO DAIS WITH OFFICER
    0.49

    10.
    SV WIDOW RECEIVES AWARD
    0.56

    11.
    SV NEHRU SHAKES HANDS WITH OFFICERS
    1.05



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    Background: HEROES OF INDIA'S ARMED FORCES WERE HONOURED AT A COLOURFUL INVESTITURE IN NEW DELHI YESTERDAY (TUESDAY).MR.NEHRU, INDIA'S PREMIER, ATTENDED THE CEREMONY ALONG WITH PRESIDENT RADHAKRISHAN, WHO MADE THE AWARDS.

    SEVENTEEN POSTHUMOUS AWARDS FOR VALOUR AND SERVICE WERE PRESENTED TO THE WIDOWS OF SOLDIERS KILLED DURING THE SINO-INDIAN BORDER DISPUTE LAST YEAR.AMONG THEM: MAJOR MAHANDER SINGH CHAUDHARY AND JEMDAR ISHE TUNDUP.

    MAJORS-GENERAL M.S.PATHANIA AND GAREWAL ALSO RECEIVED AWARDS FOR GALLANTRY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAQ553EWHULNL8JHJS50JQ46JL
    Media URN:
    VLVAQ553EWHULNL8JHJS50JQ46JL
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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