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Gandhi Arrest / Reaction In India #46396

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 04, 1977
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(Studio) Indira Gandhi is freed without bail by New Delhi judge, after arrest on Monday on charges of political corruption. Wave of protests in wake of Gandhi arrest may have fueled her political comeback.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(No location given) Protests outside court and across India in reaction to Gandhi arrest noted; judge says there's no reasonable cause to hold her. Observers in New Delhi say India's new leaders may have committed serious blunder in arresting Gandhi before having more hard evidence against her. Gandhi is now in strongest position she's been in since defeat 6 mos. ago,and is because of arrest by those who defeated her.
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara

Kashiwahara, Ken;
Walters, Barbara

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