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Obituary : Comrade Janardan Harijan

Comrade Janardan Harijan, State Committee member of CPI(ML)’s Jharkhand Committee, passed away on 8 October. He was 54. Fondly called Comrade JD, he was born in a Dalit coal workers’ family in Sindri village in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, and when offered

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Attack on Dalits in Punjab

On the evening of 5 October a large mob of the dominant caste, associated with the ruling Akali Dal (Badal) faction in a village in Sangrur district attacked a dalit agricultural labourers’ mohalla in the village in a calculated and pre-planned

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Reject Roopanwal Commission Report on Rohith Vemula Institutional Murder

The one-man Roopanwal Commission set up by the former HRD Minister Smriti Irani to enquire into Rohith Vemula’s death has covered up the role of the Hyderabad Central University authorities and Central Government Ministers in victimising Rohith for his

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Rallies and Protests in Jharkhand

Protests were held all over Jharkhand against the police firing at Badkagaon and Gola. Effigies of the CM Raghubar Das were burnt and on 5 October, a 'Fill the Jails' protest was held with the slogan "Raghubar Das, Killer of Badkagaon

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Memorial Meeting For Comrade Swapan Mukherjee in Delhi

A memorial meeting for Comrade Swapan Mukherjee, the founding General Secretary of AICCTU, was held in Delhi on 23rd September 2016 at GPF auditorium. The meeting was called by All India Central Council of Trade Unions of which he was Vice-President

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Samajik Parivartan Yatra and Conference in Bihar

Samajik Parivartan Yatra and Conference in Bihar The CPI(ML) held a Samajik Parivartan Yatra (March for Social Change) all over Bihar to strengthen the unity and continuity between Bihar’s long struggles for social transformation and the Una uprising

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Updates

Scholar And Activist Sharit Bhowmick Abhijit Mazumdar Sharit Bhowmick was the first scholar to write on the trade union structures and mobility in Bengal tea gardens, and to expose the plight of tea workers in these colonial labour enclaves from

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Protests in Delhi and Bihar against Bail to Shahabuddin

A protest outside Bihar Bhawan in New Delhi was called by the AISA on 15 September to protest against the bail granted to RJD leader Shahabuddin. Accused in several cases of murder, he was also responsible for the killing CPI (ML)

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Comrade Swapan Cremated, Memorial Meetings Held

Leaders and activists of many Left parties, trade unions and democratic organizations, as well as teachers, workers, and students paid homage to Comrade Swapan Mukherjee, CPI(ML) Politburo member and noted leader of the trade union movement, before his funeral

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Memorial Meeting Held for Comrade Mulkraj

A memorial meeting was held for veteran Delhi activist of the party Comrade Mulkraj who passed away early this month. The memorial meeting was attended by party PB member Prabhat Chaudhary, Delhi State Secretary Ravi Rai, State Committee members Comrades

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Left parties Unite to Fight 2017 UP Polls

6 left parties including CPI, CPI(M), CPI(ML) have agreed to fight the upcoming the Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections to be held in 2017 together. Prior to this a state-wide joint left rally will be held on 9 November. This decision was

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Comrade Swapan Mukherjee Is No More

New Delhi, 6 September 2016. The CPI(ML) Central Committee is deeply shocked and grieved to announce the untimely demise of CPI(ML) Politburo member Comrade Swapan Mukherjee. He suffered an unexpected heart attack and passed away suddenly around 4.15 am this morning

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