HC Deb 26 January 1948 vol 446 cc92-3W
91. Sir W. Smiles

asked the Minister of Transport if he is aware that British civilians leaving India are not allowed to take their household goods and furniture, as British shipping companies have been ordered by the British Government to refuse private cargo; and if he will relax these orders in the case of British civilians leaving India on retirement.

Mr. Barnes

I am not aware of any such instructions and I understand that in fact household goods and furniture are being shipped.

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