SENIOR CPI(ML) leader Comrade Mushtaq Azim passed away on 31 August 2019 at the age of 60. He was the younger son of renowned Communist movement leader late Comrade Taqi Rahim. From early childhood, he had been influenced by the Communist movement. He was associated with the Patna City organization for a long period, and had been a leader of the Bata Mazdoor Union. He lived at Harun Nagar in Phulwarisharif with his family.
On receiving the news of his demise, CPI(ML) Polit Bureau member Amar, Patna City Secretary and Central Committee member Abhyuday, Patna City ML leader Comrade Murtaza Ali and many other senior Party leaders went to his house, paid tribute to him, and consoled his bereaved family.
CPI(ML) General Secretary Comrade Dipankar Bhattacharya, PB member and senior leader Comrade Swadesh Bhattacharya, State Secretary Kunal, senior CPI(ML) leader KD Yadav, All India Kisan Mahasabha General Secretary Comrade Rajaram Singh, and other leaders also paid tribute to the departed leader.