IMPHAL: The Manipur units of the following Left Parties – Communist Party of India, Communist Party of India (Marxist), Revolutionary Socialist Party and All India Forward Bloc have decided to support the December 8 Bharat Bandh called by Kisan Organisations.
The Left parties extend their solidarity with and support to the ongoing massive agitation by Kisan organisations from all over the country against the new Agri laws – Farmer’s Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill 2020 , The Farmers ( Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill 2020 , The Essential Commodities Bill (Amendment) 2020, Kshetrimayum Santa, Secretary, CPI(M); L Sotinkumar, General Secretary, CPI; Khomdram Gyameshore, Secretary, AIFB and Ningthoujam Ratan , Secretary, RSP said in a press release.
The Left parties extend their support to the call given by them for a Bharat Bandh on December 8, 2020, the four leaders Left leaders.
The Left parties condemn the RSS/BJP’s malicious campaign, on preposterous charges, against the struggle of our annadatas to safeguard Indian agriculture and the country’s food security, they said.
The Left parties support their demand for the scrapping of the three Agri laws and the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020, they added.
The Left parties appeal to all other political parties and forces who stand with the farmers cause and have demanded the repeal of these laws to extend their support and cooperation to the December 8 Bandh Call.