Alexey Kosygin's Visit to India. (1979)

Documentary №8239, 2 parts, duration: 0:17:30
Production: CSDF (RCSDF)
Director:Kopalin V.
Camera operators:Goncharov L., Gorbatskiy V., Kopalin V.
Anouncers:Khlebnikov A.
Text authors:Tarnoruder L.


About the official friendly visit of the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR to India.

Temporary description:

1 hour - Streets of Delhi. Meeting Kosygin at the airport. Meeting with Kosygin Jatta. Laying a wreath at the memorial to Gandhi. Kosygin planting a tree. Meeting Kosygin with Desai. The demonstrators set fire to the Chinese flag. The talks at the Presidential Palace. 2 pm - House of the Parliament of India. Visiting the town of Vici. Observation of heavy engineering plant. Hits dairy cooperative "Cupid", the dairy plant. The rally in the city of Delhi. Appears Kosygin and Desai.

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City of Delhi.

City streets, traffic.

Palam airfield.

Soviet and Indian flags.

Remove the film and photo opportunity.

Soviet aircraft taxiing.

Indian Prime Minister Morarji Desai meets Politburo member, Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers AN Kosygin, who arrived on an official goodwill visit at the invitation of the Government of India.

AN Kosygin was accompanied by Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Kazakh SSR BA Ashimov, Chairman of the State Committee on Economic Affairs, IA Jumps, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the USSR VF Maltsev and others.

On AN Kosygin put a wreath of flowers.

Execution of the Soviet and Indian hymns are soldiers in the honor guard.

A banner with a greeting in English.

AN Kosygin greet occurring.

Drive off the machine (with an honorary escort).

Waving met.

Residence of Vice President of India Jatta; enters the machine.

AN meeting Kosygin with Mr.

Jatta conversation.

Raj Ghat - the memorial installed in place of cremation of Mahatma Gandhi.

Eternal Flame; flowers and the words in Hindi.

AN Kosygin, lays a wreath at the memorial, planting a tree in the memorial park.

Travel on the street.

Street, stands a policeman.

AN visit Kosygin Prime Minister of India Manmohan Desai.

AN Kosygin, lays a wreath at the memorial Shantivan - the cremation site of the first Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

Granddaughter and great-granddaughter of the Indian Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri; AN Kosygin takes the girl in his arms, laying a wreath at the memorial to Shastri.

Reporting on Delhi.

Teens pasted leaflets on the walls.

Protest rally at the Chinese embassy in New Delhi; he spoke.

Demonstrators burned the Chinese flag in protest against the aggressive policies of Beijing.

AN visit Kosygin President of India Neelam Sanjeev Reddy.

Presidential Palace.

Negotiations between the AN Kosygin and M. Desai.

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Parliament House, the machine drive up to the building.

AN visit Kosygin in parliament, he is greeted by Speaker of Parliament Hegde and others.

In a joint session of the deputies of the two chambers was attended by Prime Minister M. Desai, vice president Jatta.

Stands M. Desai.



AN Kosygin, touring the country, in the cabin.

AN Kosygin accompanied by the Minister of Indian Industry D. Fernandez, Indian Ambassador to the USSR Gujral.

Map itinerary AN Kosygin in India.

The inhabitants of India welcomed AN Kosygin, banners.

Passing cars with the guests.

Heavy Machinery Plant in Ranchi (Bihar), built with Soviet assistance.

Workers met AN Kosygin, put on him a garland of flowers, waving flags.

AN Kosygin and his entourage visiting the factory.

Moving machine parts.


Automatic machines.

Working with machines.

Men play the pipes.

Indians - adults and children.

AN Kosygin on the farm dairy cooperative "Amul" (Gujarat).

Population delivers milk, gets the money.

Shop dairy processing plant cooperative association "Amul".

AN Kosygin in the shop, talking to workers.

Production of the plant.

The rally in the Red Fort.

Mayor Daley Gupta puts on AN Kosygin garland, delivers a speech.

The people applauded.

Speakers: Prime Minister Manmohan Desai, A. Kosygin.

Soviet and Indian flags.

Shoot photos and kinokorrespondenty.

In the presidential palace AN Kosygin and M. Desai sign long-term program of economic, commercial, scientific and technical cooperation, exchange documents.


Spring Festival "Holly": people walking, sitting by the river.

Traditional Indian ritual: AN Kosygin and M. Desai exchanged signs of friendship - paint marks.

Seeing the Soviet delegation at the airport, among the mourners M. Desai.


Pass the Indians.

Sunset over the palm trees.

Landscape of India.

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