Interview number: 212
Interviewer: Shanker, Uma
Interview date: 1976-04-23
Length 107 minutes
Condition notes: noisy microphone; slight audio interference
A.J.B. Kripalani, politician and author, talks about the Champaran Satyagraha, impressions of Malaviya, the Indian National Congress, Indian higher education, the Constituent Assembly, and the British.
Coverage notes: ‘World theatre’, ‘Theatre Quarterly’, ‘Railway Management in India’, ‘Transport’; Dacca, Lahore, Delhi; Brahmaputra; Mymensingh; Quit India; Bengal famine; gunny bags; transport, distribution; Muslims, non-Muslims, Hindus, Sikhs; jihad; haves, have-nots; evacuation, migration; North-Western railway; Baluchistan; Mirpur; Punjabi Theatre; Urdu, Punjabi, Persian, Gurmukhi; folk culture; Mar Mittan Walle (Wali), Shaheed; education, administration, institutions; British Clubs; Burma Star; 1942-1976