§ Mr. RENNIE SMITH
asked the Under-Secretary of State for India if he can furnish the Estimates for 1927–28 of the total services in India for Army, Navy, and Air, shown separately, including British and Indian contributions?
§ Earl WINTERTON
The figures are:
Sterling equivalent Rs. Crores. at 1s. 6d. the Rupee. £ Army 52.65 39,487,500 Marine .66 495,000 Air 1.61 1,207,500 Total 54.92 £41,190,000
There is no contribution from His Majesty's Government to defence expenditure in India.