(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
February 14, 2010
Comrade Ramnarayan Goswami
THE All India Kisan Sabha expresses deep
grief at the death of Comrade Ramnarayan Goswami, former general
secretary of the
organisation on February 9 at Bardhaman (
Comrade Goswami came into contact with mass kisan leaders like Binoy Chaudhury and Hare Krishna Konar and built up the Kisan Sabha among agricultural labourers and poor kisans in Bardhaman district and later in the state of West Bengal and rose to the stature of general secretary of the AIKS, to which position he was elected twice --- in Khammam (Andhra Pradesh) in 1989 and Hissar (Haryana) in 1992. He was president of the West Bengal State Kisan Sabha for two terms.
Comrade Ramnarayan Goswami led a very simple
a firm believer in Marxism-Leninism and contributed to the powerful
movement in West Bengal and was well known all over India. He led many
struggles of agricultural labourers and small peasants, and suffered
imprisonment during the Congress regime in
The All India Kisan Sabha dips its banner in his memory and sends condolences to his wife and other members of his family.