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India / Gandhi Assassination Aftermath #534338

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 01, 1984
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(Studio) Extensive mob violence in India reported continuing following Indira Gandhi's assassination yesterday.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(New Delhi, India) Hindu riots against Sikh community examined; films shown. [SIKH - accuses police of not protecting them.] Roles of army units described.
REPORTER: Henry Champ

(New Delhi, India) Leadership vacuum in India now discussed; Rajiv Gandhi's lack of experience noted. Mother's grooming of him to be prime minister following older brother's death recalled.
REPORTER: Lloyd Dobyns

(Studio) Gandhi's funeral arrangements outlined. Efforts of USSR to link United States to her assassination and United States response detailed.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Champ, Henry;
Dobyns, Lloyd

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