Dec 16-31 2019

Citizenship Amendment Act: A thoroughly retrogressive, communal and divisive move to destroy Indian people’s unity

Protest against Citizenship Amendment in Guwahati

On December 11, 2019, the Rajya Sabha passed the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019. Riding roughshod over all opposition to this communal and divisive bill inside parliament and on the streets of Delhi, Kolkata, Guwahati and other parts of the country, the Bill has now become an Act after Presidential approval.

The Citizenship Amendment Act is thoroughly communal and divisive.

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On the 27th anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid:

Dec 6 rally

Thousands march in New Delhi demanding justice and punishment for the guilty

From 2.00 pm on December 6, people started gathering at Mandi House Chowk in New Delhi. They came from all parts of the city. They were young girls and boys in their teens, as well as older men and women. They were people following different religious beliefs. They spoke different languages. They had come to boldly express their determination to safeguard the unity and solidarity of our people and oppose the divide and rule policy of the ruling class.

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The Indian State cannot be relied upon to ensure the security and dignity of women

Protest against rape

The brutal rape, murder and burning of a young veterinary doctor on the outskirts of Hyderabad on 27th November has been widely condemned by people all over the country. In numerous protest actions held in towns and cities across India, women and men have come out in large numbers, expressing their outrage and holding the state responsible for the utter lack of safety for women in public places.

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What do the recent Maharashtra elections show?

Maharashtra got a new government on 28th November, after nearly 35 days of the declaration of election results, when the leader of “Maha Vikas Aghadi”, Uddhav Thackeray was sworn in as the Chief Minister. During this period old party alliances were broken and new ones formed. Parties which before and during the election campaign attacked one other, tried to strike deals with each other.

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Fire in Anaj Mandi kills 43 people: An indictment of this man-eating capitalist system

Fire in factory in Delhi where 43 workers died

What happened in the early hours of Sunday 8th December was a gruesome tragedy. Forty-three sleeping workers were burnt or suffocated by smoke as their workplace north Delhi’s Anaj Mandi area caught fire.

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Horrendous fire disaster in Delhi: Delhi unions hold memorial meeting

Memorial meeting

At dawn on 8th December 2019, 43 workers were killed in a fire that swept the 4-storey factory located in Anaj Mandi on Rani Jhansi Road. Large number of workers was injured in the fire. A memorial was held in front of Filmistan Cinema on Rani Jhansi Road on 11th December 2019 to remember the victims of the factory fire.

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General strike in France against cutbacks in pensions

>French workers country-wide strike

A country-wide General Strike has hit France.  On 5th December 2019, the first day of the indefinite strike, 800,000 workers are reported to have marched on the streets of Paris.  All schools were closed and all public transport came to a standstill from 5th to11th December.  

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Preparations for All India General Strike in full swing: Workers’ organisations hold rallies and meetings

Mobilization of workers in Delhi

Preparations for the January 8 All India General Strike of workers are in full swing. On 5th and 6th December 2019, tens of thousands of construction workers from different states of the country gathered in front of Parliament to protest against the attacks on their hard won rights. They resolved in one voice to vigorously work for the success of the All India General Strike of workers on 8th January 2020.

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Stepping up preparations for the All India General Strike: Trade unions and workers organisations in Maha-rashtra hold convention

TUJAC meeting

On December 3rd, 2019, over 200 activists from all over Maharashtra attended the Convention organised by the Trade Unions Joint Action Committee (TUJAC) at Mumbai. The convention was organised as part of the preparation for the All India General Strike of workers to take place on January 8th 2020.

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Against privatisation of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited: Petroleum workers take out a long march in Mumbai

Oil workers action in Mumbai

On November 28, 2019, tens of thousands of workers of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) took part in an All India General Strike to protest against privatisation of BPCL and HPCL. Workers in all the refineries, as well as marketing and pipeline workers participated in the strike.

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AILRSA holds meeting against privatisation in Panvel, Mumbai

On 15th November 2019, All India Loco Running Staff Association (AILRSA) held a meeting against Privatisation of Railways at Panvel Branch of Mumbai Division. Kamgar Ekta Committee was invited to give a presentation on privatisation at this meeting. The meeting was chaired by Comrade R.k Sharma, Secretary, Mumbai Division, AILRSA and addressed by Com D. S. Koparkar, Zonal Secretary, Central Railway, AILRSA.
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पार्टी के दस्तावेज

8 Jan General Strike

Call of the Mazdoor Ekta Committee

The all India general strike has been called to resolutely oppose the course of enriching the capitalist minority by impoverishing the toiling majority. It has been called to assert the rights that belong to workers, peasants and other toiling people who create the wealth of India.

Hum Hain Iske Malik! Hindostan Humara!

Election manifesto of a CGPI supported candidate for Lok SabhaParties of the capitalist class claim that there is no alternative to the program of globalisation,liberalisation and privatisation. The truth is that there IS an alternative.The alternative is to reorient the economy to fulfil people’s needs instead of fulfilling capitalist greed. This is the program for the Navnirman of India.

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5th Congress DocumentThe Report to the Fifth Congress of the Communist Ghadar Party of India, presented by Comrade Lal Singh, General Secretary of the CGPI, on behalf of its Central Committee, was discussed and adopted by the Fifth Congress of the CGPI, held in November 2016. By decision of the Fifth Congress, this report has been edited for publication.

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Click to Download PDFThe first part of this pamphlet is an analysis of facts and phenomena to identify and expose the real aims behind the Note Ban. The second part is devoted to a critical appraisal of the government’s claims that it will reduce inequality, corruption and terrorism. The third part is what Communist Ghadar Party believes is the real solution to these problems and the immediate program of action towards that solution.

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These Elections are a FarceInterview with Comrade Lal Singh, General Secretary of Communist Ghadar Party of India by Comrade Chandra Bhan, Editor of Mazdoor Ekta Lehar

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Manifesto 2014Unite around the program to reconstitute the Indian Republic and reorient the economy to ensure prosperity and protection for all!

There is growing realisation among workers, peasants and other self-employed people that the program of liberalisation and privatisation only serves to enrich an exploiting minority at their expense. Mass resistance is growing to this anti-worker, anti-peasant and anti-national program.

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