Left Parties Held Rally in Punjab
Eight Left parties in Punjab organized a rally on 28 August under the anti-fascism banner at the Dussehra maidan during the one-day Assembly session, marching and raising slogans despite pouring rain. The Chandigarh police stopped them at the Dolphin Chowk. They submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister. Leading the protest were CPIML Punjab Secretary Comrade Gurmeet Singh Bakhtapura, Comrade Rajvinder Rana, CPI State Secretary Comrade Bant Brar, RMPI General Secretary Comrade Mangat Ram Pasla, Pargat Singh Jamarai, Krantikari Kendra Punjab State leader Kanwaljeet Khanna, Indrajeet Singh, CPIML (New Democracy) leader Comrade Darshan Khattar, Comrade Tarsem Peter, and Lok Sangharsh Morcha leader Comrade Balwant Singh.