People's Democracy

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


No. 18

May 06, 2012

P Sundarayya  Birth Centenary Observance Begins


THE CPI(M) Observed P Sundarayya’s birth centenary at AKG Bhawan in New Delhi on May 1. A meeting was held at the Party headquarters which was chaired by S Ramachandran Pillai, CPI(M) Polit Bureau member. Prakash Karat, general secretary of the Party addressed the gathering. He said the observance of the birth centenary of Comrade P Sundarayya is an occasion to commemorate the life and work of an extraordinary Communist leader.  He spoke about the life and great qualities of Comrade PS. He said the 20th Congress of the Party has called for a year-long observance of the birth centenary of  P Sundarayya.  This centenary year should be utilised for a campaign to build and strengthen the Party.  The Polit Bureau will soon announce the programme for this observance, he said.