§ Mr. Gammans
asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies if he has considered the dissatisfaction amongst officers of the Malayan Police at the accelerated promotion of certain ex-Palestine police officers who have been absorbed into the Malayan Police; and 208W if he will make a statement in the matter.
Mr. Creech Jones
I am aware that there is some dissatisfaction. My hon. Friend the Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies, replied to certain matters on 16th November and I am inquiring into further representations which have been made to me by individual police officers.