CPI condemns Killing of Cops
The National Secretariat of the Communist Party of India issued the following statement on May 2, 2019 condoling the death of 15 in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra:
The National Secretariat of the Communist Party of India condoles the death of 15 police personnel and a civilian in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra in the mine blast planted by Naxals. The party condemns violence saying that such violence is no solution to the problems faced by the people in the area. An approach based on real development to help tribals in the area will isolate the perpetrations of such violence.
It also expresses surprise and regret that proper protocol necessary for movements of vehicles was not followed as per the report, causing loss of precious lives. It calls for adequate compensation to the families of the deceased.