HC Deb 18 December 1952 vol 509 cc244-5W
98. Mr. Finlay

asked the Under-Secretary of State for Commonwealth Relations to make a statement as to the arrangements with the Government of India, enabling the enlistment of recruits to the Brigade of Gurkhas on Indian territory.

Mr. J. Foster

As the Secretary of State for War indicated to my hon. Friend on 21st October, certain of the arrangements for the enlistment of Gurkhas are under review. We are still in communication with the Governments of India and Nepal, and I am not in a position to make a statement.