HARSH THAKOR SAYS MEETING QUALITATIVELY SUCCESSFUL CONVENTION IN PATIALA SHIMMERING LIGHT OF JUSTICE TO EXTINGUISH FASCISM.SYMBOLIC OF THE RELENTLESS SPIRIT OF COMMUNIST REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENT OF PUNJAB WHICH WILL NEVER TAKE OPPRESSION LYING DOWN.ATTENDED BY AROUND 200 PERSONS .
Anti repression convention against GADCHIROLI massacre, Arrest of Five activists like Rona Wilson, Shoma Sen, Surinder Gadling, Sudhir Dhawale, and Mahesh Raut and also the killing of 13 people at Tutikorin who were protesting against Vedanta in Tamil Nadu. Gautam Navlakha of PUDR, Delhi, Com Darshan Khatkar of CPI (ml), ND and Sawaranjit Singh Sangrur, of Revolutionary People's Front (Inquilabi Lok Morcha, Punjab.
Two resolutions one on shillong massacre of Sikhs and on the murder of Sujjat Bukhari, Editor of Rising Kashmir
“A powerful people resistance to counter the fascist onslaught of Saffron Brigade is need of the hour” said Navlakha
Patiala, 16 June: A joint convention was organized by CPIML-New Democracy and Inqulabi Lok Morcha in Patiala a main city of Punjab to protest against the recent arrests of five prominent democratic activists, against fake encounter killings of 40 Maoists and adivasis in Garchiroli and against the massacre of people in Tamilnadu by Sterlite-TN government alliance.
It was presided over by main speakers Com. Gautam Navlakha and Com. Darshan Singh Khatkar along with Dr. Darshan Pal, Vidhu Shekhar Bhardvaj, Swarnjit Singh and Gurcharan Singh Dakaunda.
Addressing the gathering Gautam Navlakha from PUDR Delhi said that by attacking, killing and displacing the people by brutal means present dispensation want to eliminate the revolutionary resistance led by Maoists and also want to ensure that all MOU’s signed by various governments with corporate capitalists are materialized at full speed.
It was the militant mass struggles of the adivasis which forced the governments to pass forest rights and other acts in the past. These acts gave some relief and protection to the adivasis but now these very acts are under severe attack.
So, the resistance of adivasis for their survival is bound to intensify as the history shows time and again since the British days.
Addressing the convention com. Darshan Singh Khatkar, a veteran Naxalite leader and provincial secretary of ND said that the BJP govt. backed by RSS is imposing its fascist agenda.
He said that those so-called intellectuals are most foolish people who are under the influence of fascist illusion that they are supreme thinkers and replacing history with mythology.
These king of people always push the society into the blind alley and destroy the achievements of humanity.
He reminded that it was the Naxalite movement which paved the way for unprecedented revolutionary upsurge in the country and aroused the wretched of the earth at a large scale for the transformation of their lives from centaries agony and oppression.
That is why the imperialist masters and their agent i.e.Indian ruling classes are so scared by the very name of Naxalbari and are bent upon suppressing it through extra-judiacial killings and other fascist means.
Com Swarnjit Singh, general secretary of Morcha, Sawant Singh and Gurcharan Singh also addressed the audience and emphasized the significance of popularizing the revolutionary alternative among the masses and prepare the people to overthrow the oppressive system.
The convention condemned the murder of journalist Shujjat Bukhari in Srinagar and the violence against Punjabi Sikh community in Shillong and demanded immediate release of Sudhir Dhawale and other activists detained recently under plotted story of Maoist conspiracy.
Report by Buta Singh