Prakash Karat

Left will play significant role in the post-election scenario: CPM politburo member Prakash Karat

Karat also lashed out at the Modi Government for instigating communal violence and creating an insecure feeling among people in the name of nationalism. 

published on : 18th April 2019

Rahul Gandhi's candidature from Wayanad means Congress is going to target Left in Kerala, says Karat

CPI leader D Raja also questioned the decision of the Congress, saying it made no sense.

published on : 31st March 2019

CPM leader Prakash Karat says challenging times for Indian democracy

​Karat the single biggest achievement of independent India is the fact that we have adopted a democratic political system for the country.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Party Congress will take final call on secret ballot, says CPM leader Prakash Karat

Prakash Karat said that the party Congress will take a call on it as party constitution only allows secret ballot in case of Central Committee and lower commitee elections. 

published on : 20th April 2018

Hectic lobbying by Prakash Karat, Sitaram Yechury camps ahead of crucial vote to decide CPI (M) political line

Hectic lobbying and last-minute efforts are being made by both Karat and Yechury camp ahead of the crucial voting today on the draft political report.

published on : 20th April 2018

CPM's shrinking ground in national politics behind Prakash Karat vs Sitaram Yechury fight

With hours remaining for a thrilling climax to the ideological fight in CPM between two political lines, Express takes a look at the shrinking ground for the Left.

published on : 20th April 2018

CPM can't join hands with Congress, insists Prakash Karat

Former general secretary Prakash Karat made it categorically clear that there cannot and should not be any political understanding with the Congress.

published on : 19th April 2018

In a first, CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury doesn’t present draft political line

Presenting the draft political tactical line before the delegates, Karat made the majority stance clear, saying an alliance with the Congress - a bourgeois party - is not at all possible.

published on : 19th April 2018

Left leader suggests worker-farmer alliance, Left democratic front including Congress, to defeat BJP-RSS

All India Kisan Sabha leader d K Krishnaprasad expressed anguish over the tussle between the Sitaram Yechury and Prakash Karat camps and the lack of unity within the CPI(M).

published on : 14th April 2018

BJP’s fascist tendencies need to be stopped right now: CPM chief Sitaram Yechury

In what could be termed as a reply to Prakash Karat, who earlier opined the Modi Government is not fascist, Yechury made it clear why the fascistic tendencies need to be fought immediately.

published on : 24th March 2018

Tripura debacle may force CPM to rethink strategy

The fall of the Left citadel in Tripura is expected to reignite the debate regarding the possibility of forming a united alliance of Opposition parties, in the CPI-M leadership.

published on : 4th March 2018