CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 24, 1983
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(Studio) Official death toll from ethnic massacres in Assam, India, reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(New Delhi, India) Extent of Hindu assaults on Bengali Moslems and apathy towards situation in rest of India examined; films shown. [PEOPLE - claim ignorance about slaughters.] Prime Min. Indira Gandhi's reasons for keeping news from public mentioned. Econ. basis of factional violence discussed. [MAN - notes role of poverty in massacre.]
REPORTER: Gordon Joseloff
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