HC Deb 21 November 1945 vol 416 cc559-60W
Mrs. Castle

asked the Under-Secretary of State for India whether the ban on the employment of women underground in mines in India has now been reimposed.

Mr. A. Henderson

Yes, Sir. I am glad to say that with the termination of hostilities the Government of India have found it possible to reimpose this ban with effect from 1st February, 1946.