Left Front snatched a significant victory today as it won Siliguri Mahakuma Parishad. Elections to three-tier panchayet in Siliguri sub division in Darjeeling district were held on October 3. Elections in Siliguri were peaceful except for some sporadic incidents. People of the rural and semi-rural areas, tea gardens squarely defeated TMC.
CPI(M) in States
The left parties in Jharkhand, CPI(M), CPI, CPI(ML), RSP, SUCI(C). Marxist Co-ordination Committee met on Sept. 28, represented by their state secretaries and leaders have appealed to the people to maintain harmony and demanded stern actions against those responsible for the present situation.
The Union Minister for Defence Shri Manohar Parrikar gave a categorical assurance to a delegation of women officers of the Navy who met him today along with Brinda Karat (CPI(M) Polit Bureau member), that he fully supports the September 4 High Court judgement for their immediate reinstatement as permanent commission officers.
Comrade Sitaram Yechury, General Secretary, CPI(M) today expressed his fear that the BJP government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi might fan the flames of fundamentalism and deploy divisive tactics to garner Hindu votes in the forthcoming Bihar Assembly elections
The Haryana state committee of CPI(M) has hailed the Supreme Court order staying the draconian and arbitrary conditionalities pertaining to educational qualification and other extraneous conditions like failure of loan return electricity bills etc. for contesting the panchayat elections in the state.
Karnataka CM Siddaramayya claims his is an ‘AHinDa’ (Government of and for Minorities, Backwards and Dalits) Government. But every week events and developments confirm it is anything but true. Two incidents of atrocities on Dalits last week in which CPI(M) intervened bear it out clearly.
CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury stated that the actual control of Modi government lies with RSS. Addressing a public meeting commemorating birth centenary of Comrade Harkishan Singh Surjeet in Kolkata, on September 13, Yechury said that the BJP used to castigate the Manmohun Singh government by saying that its remote control lies with Congress President. But in case of Modi government, the RSS is its real control.
CPI(M) Polit Bureau Member Comrade Pinarayi Vijayan said that the Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana (SNDP) is not just a caste organization but based on the dharma propagated by Sree Narayana Guru.
CPI(M) Polit Bureau Member and Kerala State Secretary, Kodiyeri Balakrishnan appealed to the Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana Yogam to stand alongside the Party in the fight against the communal forces.