Gurudas Dasgupta, doyen of trade union movement, passes away at 83: CPI leader was at forefront in highlighting Bofors scam
Veteran CPI leader and former MP Gurudas Dasgupta died on Thursday following a prolonged illness, party sources said. He was 83 years old.
Will continue fight for transparency in elections: Chandrababu Naidu after SC junks Opposition's review plea on VVPAT counting
On the EC's claim that the counting of all VVPAT slips may delay the results by five days, Naidu said, "It's just a matter of a few days. The poll panel should choose credibility and transparency over other things."
Veteran CPI leader Govind Pansare, who was shot at by unidentified assailants here, regained consciousness on Tuesday and his condition is improving, doctors said even as police are searching for clues to track down the culprits.
Refusing to give any names, CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta said the President should be a person who has served the nation as a political activist and has the goodwill, sincerity and confidence.
After being arrested, the anti-Posco leader was taken to Kujang police station amid tight security and then produced before a local court which remanded him to judicial custody for two weeks