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Yechury said the BJP-led central government needed to be defeated in the 2019 general election and an alternative secular government established in order to save the country.
The CPI(M) leader said Congress has a proclivity for soft Hindutva
Yechury said the Modi government had truncated Parliament proceedings and was brazenly undermining the judiciary, the CBI, CVC, the RBI and other Constitutional and autonomous bodies.
We are together on the issue of saving the unity, integrity and harmony of the people of India and the country's constitutional institutions, said Sitaram Yechury after meeting MK Stalin.
The government's demonetisation move was a disaster for the economy and the people, CPI(M) general secretary Yechury said.
Yechury arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday on a visit to Nepal at the invitation of the ruling Communist Party of Nepal(CPN).
Soon after the government's decision to send him on leave, CBI Director Alok Verma had moved the Supreme Court to challenge it.
He also criticised the State Government for closing down relief camps when people are still suffering due to twin calamities of cyclone Titli and the subsequent floods.
Sitaram Yechury said after the unprecedented floods in Kerala in August, the LDF government in the state had effectively handled the situation.
Reiterating Yechury's sentiments, Congress national spokesperson Randeep Surjewala likened Prime Minister Modi-led government with the pre-independence British government in India.
Mallya's claim reconfirms how Modi government enables big defaulters to loot public money: Sitaram Yechury
Yechury said the government did not act against big loan defaulters despite former Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan apprising it about them.
Karunanidhi, the Left leader said, inherited the inclusive legacy of social justice, rationalism, and equality irrespective of caste, creed or sex and prosperity for all.
Maharashtra police raided the homes of prominent Left-wing activists in Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, Faridabad and other places and arrested at least five of them for suspected Maoist links.
Indications that Gandhi could be invited came on a day the RSS criticised him for drawing parallels between the Sangh and Islamic radical outfit Muslim Brotherhood.
Yechury thanked the prime minister for announcing a flood relief of Rs.500 crore to Kerala but said the amount was "inadequate" considering the scale of damage caused in the state.