People's Democracy

(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)


No. 12

March 29, 2009


CPI(M) Releases Pamphlets For Election Campaign

THE CPI(M) is bringing out a set of booklets and folders to highlight the issues it will be focussing on in the forthcoming election campaign.

Under the theme, Aam Admi Suffers In High Growth India, the booklets and folders that are being brought out include the following themes:

1. Price Rise and Food Security; 2. Communalism and Terrorism; 3. Agriculture; 4. Bharat Nirman; 5. Economic Crisis and Recession; 6. Working Class Issues; 7. Urban Poor; 8. Minorities; 9. Women; 10. Dalits and Adivasis; 11. Disabled; 12. Students and Youth; 13. Education; 14. Health; 15. Foreign Policy

The booklets and folders will be released by Polit Bureau members and members of the Central Secretariat in the coming days. Audio visual material is also being prepared for the campaign.

Brinda Karat released the pamphlet on price rise, hunger and malnutrition on March 23, 2009. S Ramachandran Pillai and K Varadarajan released the pamphlet on agriculture on March 25. M K Pandhe and Mohd Amin released the pamphlet on working class issues on March 26, 2009 in New Delhi.