Partition 70 years on: Roshan Seth reads Nehru's speech
It is the 70th anniversary of the Partition. In August 1947, British India won its independence and split into two new states - India and Pakistan. For BBC Newsnight, Indian-born British actor Roshan Seth reads an extract from the speech delivered on the eve of Partition by Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister of India.
15 Aug 2017
- From the section UK