HC Deb 03 August 1944 vol 402 c1590
28. Mr. W. J. Brown

asked the Secretary of State for India what report he can make on steps taken by the Government of India to improve the pensions of retired Indian civil servants.

The Secretary of State for India (Mr. Amery)

The Government of India are considering, in consultation with Provincial Governments, the application to small pensioners residing out of India of increases comparable with those granted to similar pensioners under the Pensions (Increase) Act, 1944, and hope to obtain general agreement.

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