HC Deb 23 April 1923 vol 163 c4
7. Colonel WEDGWOOD

asked the Under-Secretary of State for India whether he can now give the number of prisoners for offences of a political character, similar in status to those recently released in the United Provinces, at present imprisoned in each of the other eight major provinces?


The numbers are:

Madras 7
Bombay 5
Bengal 19
Punjab 107
Bihar and Orissa 19
Central Provinces 3
Assam 14
There is none in other Provinces.