Trailblazing ‘Janata Coupon’ Campaign by CPIML Puts People Over Corporate in Elections

With call of ‘People's coupons, not clandestine corporate bonds,’ ranks of CPIML are visiting houses of people as part of ‘Har Ghar Chalo’ campaign requesting for vote and a contribution of Rs. 20. At a time when, electoral bonds and corporate donations to political parties have dented the electoral process in India, Janta Coupon campaign will put people over corporate. 

Police Violence on Plus-two Students

Protesting against the notification to discontinue plus-two (intermediate) classes being held in colleges from April 1 issued by the Bihar Education Department, hundreds of students marched to the office ruling JD(U) on March 1. The march was met with heavy police repression, and several students were injured, including AISA activist Hemant Raj in the police lathi-charge. CPIML MLA Rambali Singh condemned the police action and said that the BJP-Nitish government is hell-bent on destroying the lives of students and the education system in Bihar.

Protest by Construction Workers at Bhagalpur Labour Office

Hundreds of workers under the banner of Bihar State Construction Mazdoor Union, All India Construction Workers Federation and AICCTU marched to the Deputy Labour Commissioner's office in Bihar on March 14, in protest against the rampant corruption in the Labour department and demanding immediate government support for online membership for the Construction Workers Welfare Board. 

CPIML Convention in Badgaon Calls for Release of Manoj Manzil and 22 Others

A protest and pledge meeting was held in Badgaon village of Agiaon constituency of Bihar on March 18 to secure justice for Comrade Manoj Manzil and 22 other victims of the politically motivated and false case. The meeting, in which hundreds of people from the constituency condemned the motivated charges against Manoj and other comrades.

Tea Workers Protest Against CAA in Assam

The Assam Sangrami Tea Workers Union (ASTWU) called for the repeal of the CAA and organised a protest meeting in Guwahati on 20 March.

The AICCTU state joint secretary Pankaj Kumar Das and president Jiten Tati led the protest rally which was attended by Union's State President Vivek Das, RYA state president Kunti Tanty, AICCTU State President Biren Kalita, AISA state president Subrat Talukdar and CPIML Central Committee Member Balindra Saikia.