HC Deb 28 March 1938 vol 333 cc1603-4
1. Major Macnamara

asked the Under-Secretary of State for India whether he is aware that British troops in Waziristan still receive no wood allowance during the summer months and are, therefore, put to personal expense, as they have to buy the wood in order to provide themselves with hot water; and whether he will arrange for wood to be issued all the year round in the future?

Captain Water-house (Comptroller of the Household)

My right hon. Friend is asking the Government of India for a report, and will communicate with my hon. and gallant Friend on its receipt.