Campaigns & Struggles

CPI(M) extends revolutionary greetings to Lakhs of people who came out on June 16 on the call of the Party to observe All India Protest Day.

On 71st Republic Day, a historic human chain was formed in Kerala. It was 620 kms long and saw participation of around 70 lakh people. It was kicked off at Kasaragod.

Rally of Com. K. Narayan, CPI(M) candidate from Andheri West Vidhan Sabha Assembly Constituency in Maharashtra assembly elections. Hundreds of people joined the first rally of their leader's campaign.

On the call of Left Parties, people assembled on Feb 28 in Raj Ghat of Delhi appealing for peace and harmony in the city. The meeting was addressed by CPI(M) general secretary comrade Sitaram Yechury and Polit Bureau Member comrade Brinda Karat.

A delegation of Left parties led by Com. K K Ragesh CPI(M) MP, Com. Binoy Viswam CPI MP, Delhi CPI(M) State Secretariat members comrades Maimoona Mollah, Anurag Saxena, Asha Sharma and others visited the riot affected regions in North East Delhi

The CPI(M), which had recently won the Dahanu (ST) assembly seat in Palghar district in October 2019 with its young MLA Comrade Vinod Nikole, improved its position in these elections.

Documents and Booklets

Political Report Adopted by the Polit Bureau Meeting, June 2, 2020, in Hindi

Report Adopted by the Polit Bureau at its Meeting held on June 2, 2020

Press Releases

Views That Matter

While this may serve the government’s immediate political calculations, it does little if not nothing to arrest the downward spiral of the economy.

The estimates of number of migrants who returned to their native villages due to the lockdown vary between 50 lakhs and 3 crores. They do not have ration cards and are not covered by any other welfare schemes in these cities, and were the most vulnerable sections in the cities. This large scale migration of workers also created an imbalance in labour markets in States from where workers left as well as in States to which they returned.

This is the third article in the series on the ongoing economic crisis

Parliamentary Arena

Over the years, several journalists have lost their lives while reporting about human rights violations, corruption and for doing their job. In 2018, three journalists have lost their lives, the latest of them being veteran Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari.

The central government controls social development programmes like MGNREGA, ICDS but has no commitment to them and is curtailing budgetary allocation.

In the North East Indian States bamboos grow abundantly in the forest and plains. There are many restrictions in cutting trees from forests. So many people are growing bamboos in their private land for commercial purposes.