Brinda Karat

Tripura: Resume Counting in Dhanpur

CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury and Polit Bureau Member Brinda Karat met the Chief Election Commissioner this evening seeking his intervention to ensure that counting is resumed in three booths of 23-Dhanpur assembly constituency of Tripura from where Chief Minister Manik Sarkar is contesting. Counting was stopped following the BJP’s objections.

Withdraw Order on FRA: Brinda

We are releasing the full text of the letter written by CPI(M) Polit Bureau Member Brinda Karat to the Prime Minister demanding ensure speedy withdrawal of  the order issued by the Ministry of Environment & Forests which undermine the legal provisions for the protection of forest dwelling tribal communities and other forest dwellers.

Memo to Minorities Commission

Shri Naseem Ahmad, Chairperson of the National Commission for Minorities, received a memorandum from Brinda Karat (member Polit Bureau, CPI(M), Nathu Prashad (CPI(M) Delhi State Secretariat member) and Ram Pal (CPI(M) Delhi State Committee member) in connection with the assault on three Muslim students

Dalit Killing: Delegation Meets Family

A CPI(M) delegation with Brinda Karat, Inderjeet Singh, senior Haryana State leader and Nathu Parsad,conveyor of the Delhi DSMM and Faridabad district leaders went to the Sunpeda village to meet the Jitender Kumar, father of the two infants, nine months  baby girl Dibbu and her two year old brother Vaibhav  who were burnt to death in the arson attack by the upper castes

Brinda Karat's letter to PM on OROP

A number of wives and family members of defence service pensioners have met me on the OROP issue and narrated their sad plight. Today, August 17, I visited the site of the dharna at Jantar Mantar and was deeply saddened by the words of defence personnel who have served the nation and who today were being forced to sit on indefinite hunger strike. It is a shame on the country that such a situation has developed which makes a mockery of the concept of Jai Jawan