What happened in India: the 1977 elections in perspective - Part I: to the Emergency

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What happened in India: the 1977 elections in perspective - Part I: to the Emergency
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Prime Minister Indira Gandhi declared a state of emergency in India from 1975-1977, now known as The Emergency, during which Gandhi was granted rule by decree and all elections were suspended. This is a documentary that traces the economic and political developments that led to the Emergency in India in 1975. The documentary was made in honor of the 30th anniversary of India's independence. Contains interviews, actuality, and music. Produced by Eileen and Bob Zalisk.

r.1. To the Emergency. -- r.2. The Janata flood.

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Date Broadcast on: 
WBAI, Aug. 15, 1977.
Item duration: 
1 reel (49 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
Total duration (All reels): 
2 reels (106 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1977
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