50th anniversary of CPI (ML) Congress

by Harsh Thakor

Frontier | May 18, 2020

FROM 14TH -16TH MAY WE COMMEMORATE THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1ST CONGRESS OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY OF INDIA (MARXIST-LENINIST) HELD ON MAY14-16TH IN KOLKATA. IT WROTE A NEW EPOCH IN THE HISTORY OF INDIA SOWING THE SEDS OF MAOISM IN INDIA.ITS LIGHT SHIMMERS TILL TODAY IN DANDAKARANYA AND JHARKHAND WITH NEO-FASCISM AT A CRESCENDO.

On May-15-16th 2020 we commemorate 50 years since the Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) had its founding Congress to shimmer the first spark of the Chinese path of protracted peoples War in India which turned into a prairie fire.

The 1970 party Congress was the most defining event in India’s revolutionary history from a theoretical viewpoint. No event demarcated or distinguished from revisionism in such depth as USSR was still Socialist when Telengana Armed struggle was going on. For the 1st time path of Naxalbari and Great proletarian Cultural revolution demarcating from revisionism was formally acclaimed at an All-India scale. Path of protracted people’s war was adopted for the 1st time on an All-India basis. The architect of the path was none other than the legendary Charu Mazumdar. Contradiction between feudalism and masses was analyzed as the principal one and the state described as semi-colonial. In meticulous depth the formation of red army was dealt with. The 8th Congress was recognized by the communist revolutionaries in India and by the CPC under comrade Mao Tse-tung. Legendary Comrade Charu Mazumdar was elected general secretary. A truly historic event in the annals of Indian revolution.Read More »