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India elections- British teacher comments after results

Title
India elections- British teacher comments after results
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Mar 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:54
Description
Interview with Mary Tyler, British school teacher and author of My Years in an Indian Prison, on possible release of prisoners by new Government following the Indian elections and victory for the coalition Janata Party over Indira Gandhi’s Congress Party. Janata Party policy prior to winning was of restoring civil liberties. Reporter not identified.
Contributors
Mary Tyler
Keywords
Elections; India; Political prisoners; Human rights; Civil and political rights; Indira Gandhi; Prisoners; Congress Party; Jagjivan Ram; Morarji Desai; Janata Party; Mary Tyler

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