The Left Parties CPI (M),CPI, CPI( ML), Marxist Coordination Committee, SUCI ( C) have strongly condemned indiscriminate firing by Police- causing death of at least 4 persons and injuring several villagers who were in sit-in demonstration at NTPC mining area at Barkagaon in Hazaribagh district ,demanding proper compensation and employment for the displaced.

The Left Parties have demanded   immediate resignation of the Raghubar Das government which is indulging in police firing on the displaced people in different areas of the state.

The Left Parties will organize protest programmes tomorrow on October 2, throughout the  state.

The left parties have also demanded Judicial inquiry headed by High Court Judge and punish those responsible for firing, proper compensation to the families of the deceased and those injured, proper treatment of the injured.

The Press Statement has been released by the Secretaries of the above parties, G. K. Baksi ( CPI-M ), Janardan Prasad ( CPI- ML ), K. D. Singh ( CPI ), MIthilesh Singh ( MCC ), Robin Samajpati ( SUCI-C ).