Com Nilanjan Bhattacharya (Neelu, 47), member of Odisha CPIML State Committee suddenly passed away on 11 October in his parental town in North 24 Pargana district in West Bengal. He was suffering from Kidney ailments as well as diabetes for some time. Popularly known as comrade Neelu, he was loved by all owing to his friendly and cordial nature. He was also a National Executive member of All India Agricultural and Rural Labour Association besides being an important part of Odisha party state office, the Nagbhushan Bhavan.

His untimely passing is an irreparable loss to the party.

Red Salute Comrade Neelu!