HC Deb 07 March 1917 vol 91 c359
4. Sir J. D. REES

asked the Secretary of State for India if he can give the House any information regarding the contribution of £100,000,000 made by the Government of India to His Majesty's Government for war purposes'?


I would refer my hon. Friend to the statement published in the Press on 1st March, showing the Indian feeling in favour of a contribution to the cost of the War and the nature of the particular contribution now offered to, and gratefully accepted by, His Majesty's Government.