HC Deb 16 September 1909 vol 10 cc2306-7

asked the Under-Secretary of State for India whether the Government of India has recently, on the recommendation of Lord Kitchener, arranged to improve the status of the native officers of the Indian Army by appointing them magistrates in cantonments?

The UNDER-SECRETARY of STATE for INDIA (The Master of Elibank)

The Secretary of State has not heard officially that this step has been taken, but he is inquiring.