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1980s news clips - Indira Gandhi funeral

Title
1980s news clips - Indira Gandhi funeral
Genre
News report; Music
TX Date
3 Nov 1984
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:00:42
Description
Dave Loyn reports on the funeral of Indian Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi, who was assassinated on 31/10/84. Includes military trumpet salute. From a series of news clips from the 1980s used in a retrospective compilation at the end of the decade.
Contributors
Dave Loyn
Keywords
India; Crime; Homicide; Prime ministers; Funerals; Heads of state; Indira Gandhi; Rajiv Gandhi

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