Bihar CPI(ML) Political Report 1970

Busts of Lenin, Stalin, Mao, Lin Piao and Charu Mazumdar outside a Naxalbari school. It was CPI(ML) ideologue Charu Mazumdar who had taken Naxalites onto the path of ‘annihilation of class enemy, triggering a mayhem of violence. Pic courtesy Indian Express

It was a scoop. But I had not realised it at at that time!

In its issue of May 9, 1970, Frontier, a favourite among  far-Left intellectuals and activists, carried a report on the CPI (ML)’s Bihar State conference. The report quoted extensively from the political report passed at the conference. It was an internal party document with restricted circulation.

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