Press-Statements

13 November 2020
Even though the NDA has managed to secure a narrow win in Bihar, the Bihar Assembly elections, the first major elections held in the shadow of Covid19 pandemic and the brutal, painful lockdown, have sent out very inspiring messages for all forces fighting for secure livelihood, dignity and rights of

30 September 2020
(Statement by CPIML General Secretary on verdict acquitting all accused in the Babri Masjid demolition conspiracy case) A CBI court has just acquitted all those accused of conspiring to demolish the 16th century Babri Mosque in Ayodhya on 6 December 1992. This verdict, coming on top of the Supreme Court

30 September 2020
A 19 year old Dalit woman, gang raped by four men of the dominant Thakur caste, succumbed to her injuries on 30 September. The assailants she named - Sandeep, Ravi, Lavkush, Ramu - had attempted to strangulate her, resulting in a serious cut on her tongue and a fracture in

13 September 2020
The Delhi Police “investigation” into the violence in North East Delhi in February is becoming more vindictive and farcical with every passing day. In all its chargesheets till date, the Delhi Police has pointedly refused to act on evidence that Kapil Mishra, Anurag Thakur and other BJP leaders instigated violence

11 September 2020
We are grieved by the passing of Swami Agnivesh. He was a lifelong crusader against social slavery and bigotry, and a friend of all kinds of people's movements. Agnivesh ji fought hate crimes till his last breath, facing mob violence by cadres of India's ruling Bhartiya Janta Party not long

20 June 2020
MODI's speech at the 19 June 'all party meeting' raised more questions than it cared to answer. The only fact he accepts is the one that has sadly become incontrovertible for all: twenty Indian soldiers including a colonel have been killed in hand to hand combat with Chinese troops. Subsequently

07 May 2020
CPIML demands strict action against LG Polymer and government officials for negligence! The Accountability for this Disaster Must be Fixed. Victim Families Must Get Proper Compensation and Care. Modi government must care for safety and environmental regulations and withdraw proposed Labour Code Bills including ‘Code on Occupational Safety, Health and

06 May 2020
AMIDST the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the biggest health crises in recent history, the United States of America (USA) continues to spread its imperialist tentacles endangering the lives of millions of people across the world. From Latin America to Africa to Asia, the policies of regime change, brutal sanctions, and

14 April 2020
THE arrest of activists and scholars Gautam Navlakha and Anand Teltumbde by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) over ridiculously trumped up charges in the Bhima Koregaon case on Ambedkar Jayanti, 2020, is a day of shame for India's democracy. The fact that both of them, senior citizens above 60, will

11 April 2020
To Prime Minister Narendra Modi Subject: Equip and Empower India to Fight Covid-19 Mr. Prime Minister, AS we approach the scheduled end of the lockdown announced by you on 24 March, we are already hearing about extension of the lockdown period in some states and sealing of entire areas identified