HC Deb 16 June 1927 vol 207 cc1175-6
53. Sir R. THOMAS

asked the Under-Secretary of State for India to what extent slavery still exists in remote parts of India; and what progress is being made in the campaign for its gradual abolition?


A memorandum has been prepared for communication to the League of Nations containing the most recent information on this important subject, and with the hon. Baronet's permission, copy will be circulated in the OFFICIAL- REPORT in answer to his question.

Following is the memorandum: