People's Democracy

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


No. 39

September 27, 2009

CPI(M) Team Visits Cuban Embassy

To Pay Homage to Com Almeida


A Communist Party of India (Marxist) team led by Sitaram Yechury, Polit Bureau Member and consisting of Hari Singh Kang, Central Secretariat member and R Arun Kumar visited the Cuban Embassy on September 17 and paid homage to Comrade Juan Almeida Bosque, vice-president of the State Council of the Republic of Cuba who had passed away on September 13, at the age of 82. Sitaram Yechury placed a wreath, on behalf of the Party in front of  the photograph of the departed leader and wrote a  condolence message in the visitor's book. He also handed over the written condolence message of the Central Committee to Miguel Angel Ramirez Ramos, Ambassador of Cuba in India.