CPI Condoles Demise of George Fernandes
The National Secretariat of the Communist Party of India issued the following statement on January 29, 2019:
The National Secretariat of the Communist Party of India expresses its condolences at the demise of George Fernandes at the age of 88 years after a long illness.
In his early years, he was fire brand trade union leader and build up powerful trade union movement in railways and transport sector. Though a socialist by ideology, he joined the rightist movement in later period of his life.
He was a good parliamentarian and made good contribution in parliament.