(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
May 13, 2012
Left Parties to Hold Indefinite
Protest Action on Food Security
The Left parties, the Communist Party of
THE Left parties discussed about the proposed food security legislation being brought in parliament. The Left parties have been campaigning for a comprehensive and effective food security law and the provision of a universal public distribution system for all, excluding only the better off sections.
The Left parties
decided to conduct a
countrywide movement on this issue culminating in an
indefinite protest action
The Left parties held a preliminary discussion on the forthcoming presidential election. It would be better if there is a wide agreement on a candidate for the post of president. The Left parties decided to consult with other secular opposition parties before taking a final stand in the matter.