(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
September 19, 2010
Comrade Krishna Khopkar
The general secretary of the Communist
grieved to hear the news of the passing away of Comrade Krishna
Comrade Khopkar was a veteran leader of the CPI(M) who had served with
dedication the cause of the Communist Party and the working people for
six decades. His role in building the Communist Party and the kisan
On behalf of the Polit Bureau, I pay homage to his memory.
Please convey our heartfelt condolences to his family members.
The following is the text of the condolence message of the AIKS
The All India Kisan Sabha expresses its heartfelt condolences at the passing away of senior Kisan Sabha leader Comrade Krishna Khopkar. He was eighty seven years old. A veteran of many struggles, Comrade Khopkar has been associated with the peasant movement for the last six decades having been initiated into it in 1952. He served for long years as a member of the Central Kisan Committee and the All India Kisan Council. He was presently a state committee member of the Kisan Sabha. He provided leadership to the Kisan Sabha in the state as an office-bearer for a long time.
associated closely with the struggles of the peasantry in