HC Deb 17 March 1859 vol 153 c249

said, he would beg to ask the Secretary of State for India whether Commissioner Yeh is still under restraint at Calcutta, and what are the intions of the Government with respect to him.


replied, that he had received no official Report on the subject; but he believed Commissioner Yeh was still detained at Calcutta. He apprehended, however, when the ratifications of the Treaty with China were exchanged that Commissioner Yeh would return to his own country.