1. Don’t call Sukma massacre ‘red terror’, says CPI

Don’t call Sukma massacre ‘red terror’, says CPI

The CPI said the governments need to do serious introspection in the larger context and perspective to find out why it has been failing to handle the situation in the region.

By: | Published: April 25, 2017 3:42 PM
Sukma attack, 25 CRPF personnel died, Chhattisgarh attack, red terror, CPI, Central Reserve Police Force The CPI said the governments need to do serious introspection in the larger context and perspective to find out why it has been failing to handle the situation in the region. (Source: PTI)

Tuesday condemned the killing of 25 CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh but objected to the term “red terror” for Maoist violence. “The CPI strongly condemns the killings… in Sukma… Paying its respect to the jawans, the party conveys its deep condolences to their families,” it said in a statement.

But it objected to the ‘attempt to term it as red terror’. “There are several Left parties in Chhattisgarh including the CPI which are working in defence of tribal people. They do not agree with Maoists — politically and ideologically and also with their form of struggle.”

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The CPI said the governments (Centre and state) “need to do serious introspection in the larger context and perspective” to find out why it has been “failing to handle the situation in the region”. “It is surprising to know that CRPF does not have a regular head and intelligence inputs. Otherwise such violence would have been avoided,” the CPI observed.

On Monday, 300 to 400 heavily armed Maoists, including women, ambushed a Central Reserve Police Force contingent in a forested patch in Sukma in Chhattisgarh.

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    Against Sick
    Apr 25, 2017 at 4:30 pm
    GOI should get all the anti-india leftist leaders stand in a queue and eliminate them in one go. Anti-India leftists in TV News rooms, media centres, culture centres, newspapers and politics are the real backers of the Sukma type of naxalites/jehadi terrorists. If GOI wants to eliminate Naxalites they must also eliminate the naxalites in urban centres of India
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