§ 10. Mr. THURTLE
asked the Under-Secretary of State for India in what year the payment of an annual subsidy to the Maharajah of Nepal began; whether the present amount of 10 lakhs of rupees has been paid annually since; and for how long it is intended to continue these annual payments?
§ Earl WINTERTON
The annual payment of 10 lakhs of rupees has been made since 1919. The grant is subject to no limit of time.