No Scripture is Beyond Critical Introspection, Ramcharitmanas Has Several Anti-Women and Anti-Shudra Compositions: CPIML

Speaking on the issue of a critical comment on Ramcharitramans by Bihar Education Minister Chandrashekhar, CPIML Bihar State Secretary Kunal said that Tulsidas’s epic poem in the Awadhi language has several compositions that justify discrimination against women and shudras. Books like Manusmriti have already been rejected by Dr. BR Ambedkar has texts that perpetuate caste discrimination in the society.   

Bihar Government Must Take Immediate Steps to Strengthen District and Community Level Health System

CPIML Bihar state secretary Kunal in a press conference held on 28 December in Patna has called upon the Bihar government to intensify the preparations to deal with the rising cases of Covid. He said that "at the time of the second surge of Covid, we had thoroughly examined Bihar's health system and found that it was impossible to deal with any epidemic or pandemic unless district-level and primary health centres are strengthened. It is unfortunate that efforts in this direction are inadequate.”

CPIML Condemns the Barbaric Attack on CPIM Program in Tripura

CPI(ML) strongly condemns the barbaric attack by BJP-Sangh goons on CPIM's program in Tripura's Charilam Bazar on Wednesday, in which Com. Shahid Mia was killed and several other comrades were grievously injured. The political meeting of CPIML was being organised in front of the party office in the market with the valid permission of the police. During the meeting, BJP-sponsored goons gathered illegally in front of the police and pelted bricks, hurled bombs at the CPIM cadres.

CPIML Welcomes The Release Of Anand Teltumbde

The CPI(ML) Liberation welcomes the Supreme Court's order dismissing the petition of the NIA challenging the verdict of the Mumbai High Court which granted bail to renowned intellectual and activist Anand Teltumbde.

While we welcome Anand’s release which has come after nearly two and a half years of incarceration, we demand that all political prisoners presently in jail on false charges in the Bhima Koregaon case must be be released forthwith.

Against The State-Led Land Grab In Sundargarh, Odisha

31th October 2022

The Adivasi community of Odisha’s Sundargarh district are agitating against the illegal acquisition of their land by the Dalmia Cement Company. Members of five panchayats – Kukuda, Alalnda, Kesramal, Jhagarpur, and Ketang undertook a 100 km padyatra from Rambhal to the District Collector’s Office, where they spent the night out in the cold demanding to meet the collector, who did not meet them through the night.

Targeted Communal Violence against Muslims in Siwan

CPIML Bihar State Secretary Kunal expressed deep concern over the attack by the Mahaveeri Akhada procession on 8 September on Muslims while they were reading Namaz at Purani Bazaar in Badharia, Siwan. He said that the BJP is desperate after being ousted from power in Bihar and is bent on inflaming passions across the state. The Bihar government must take strict action in this matter. The most worrisome thing is that the administration has become completely BJP-ized.