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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Defence

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 141

TO BE ANSWERED ON 27.02.2008 

Hunderson Brook Report on Indo China War  .

141.

SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

Will the Minister of DEFENCE be pleased to state:-

(a) whether the Hunderson Brook Report on 1962 Indo-Sino war still remains classified and unreleased; and

(b) if so, whether Government would not think that it is in public interest that this report be declassified and made available to the citizens? 

ANSWER

MINISTER OF DEFENCE

(SHRI A.K. ANTONY)

(a) Yes, Sir.
(b) Considering the sensitivity of information contained in the report and its security implications, the report has not been recommended to be declassified in the National Security interest.