HC Deb 16 July 1903 vol 125 cc844-5

To ask the Secretary of State for India, in view of a statement contained in paragraph 75 of the Indian Financial Statement for the current year to the effect that the capitalised value of State railways and canals at 25 years purchase of the net annual average revenue for the three years ending 31st March 1902, shows the capitalised value of those undertakings to be £264,065,000, will he indicate the value placed on canals as distinct from railways.

(Answered by Secretary Lord George Hamilton.) £41,387,000.