This accident is a clear case of criminal negligence by the management of this company. It needs to be properly investigated if all the precautionary measures were taken when the closed plant was restarted after the lockdown restrictions were eased.
The Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) mourns the passing away of Comrade Jakka Venkaiah, veteran leader of the Party in Andhra Pradesh and a former member of the Central Committee.
We wish to draw your attention to the assurances that were made by the Central government when the Andhra Pradesh bifurcation Bill was passed in the Parliament. At that point of time, MPs of the Left parties had raised that many issues remain unresolved in the envisaged bifurcation of the erstwhile undivided state of Andhra Pradesh
At a press meet held in Visakhapatnam, CPI(M) MP Jitendra Choudhary, CPI(M) Andhra Pradesh state secretariat member Ch. Narasinagrao and Visakhapatnam dist. secretary K. Lokanadham, condemned the TDP government in Andhra Pradesh and BJP-led NDA government at the Centre for paving the way for corporate loot of precious natural resources.
In a move of blatant repression, the Andhra Pradesh police arrested CPI(M) State Secretary P Madhu on August 12 morning as he got down from a train in Srikakulam. He was moved from one police station to another and detained for more than 10 hours
The Polit Bureau of the CPI(M) condemns the arrest of P. Madhu, Secretary of the Andhra Pradesh State Committee of the Party and Central Committee member. Comrade Madhu was arrested at the Amudalavalasa railway station, in Srikakulam district in the early morning of August 12.
Municipal contract workers and employees in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh are on a strike for the last ten days. Both the state governments are adamant and are not resolving the just demands of the workers. Left parties leaders from Telangana who were on fast in support of the strike were arrested by the police.
The Polit Bureau expresses its sorrow at the death of 32 people, mainly women and children, and at the injuries suffered by many others, in the stampede at the Godavari “Pushkaralu” in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh. It is reported that the death toll is rising. It conveys its condolences to the bereaved families.
The Polit Bureau of the CPI(M) strongly condemns the police action in the Seshachalam forest in Andhra Pradesh which has led to 20 people being shot dead. These persons were labourers hired for cutting down red sanders wood by those who illegally trade in it. The police claims regarding the incident are untenable as there is sufficient evidence to show that these labourers were killed with impunity.