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registered interest false more like this
date less than 2017-11-10more like thismore than 2017-11-10
answering body
Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
answering dept id 16 more like this
answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office remove filter
hansard heading India: Sikhs more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
25259
pref label House of Commons more like this
question text To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will initiate an independent inquiry into the role of the British Government in circumstances surrounding the killing of Sikhs in India in 1984. more like this
tabling member constituency Walsall North more like this
tabling member printed
Eddie Hughes more like this
uin 112308 more like this
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answer
is ministerial correction false more like this
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answer text <p>​I am aware of the concerns raised by the Sikh Federation UK in their report released on 1 November. I appreciate that the tragic events of 1984 are still the source of great pain to many in the Sikh community. The Cabinet Secretary's 2014 investigation into the UK military role in Operation Blue Star concluded that UK military advice and assistance was advisory, ended several months before the operation and had limited impact on the tragic events that followed. I am satisfied that the 2014 review dealt conclusively with this issue.</p> more like this
answering member constituency Cities of London and Westminster more like this
answering member printed Mark Field more like this
question first answered
less than 2017-11-20T17:02:07.38Zmore like thismore than 2017-11-20T17:02:07.38Z
answering member
1405
label Biography information for Mark Field more like this
tabling member
4635
label Biography information for Eddie Hughes remove filter