Tag Archives: Tamilnadu

Mythily Sivaraman : One Who Was Haunted by Fire

In this post under the section ‘Indian Communist Photos’, we publish photos from the glorious life of Mythily Sivaraman who spent more than four decades of here life in the struggles of the red flag. If there is something which remained central to her entire life, then it was the devotion to sharpening the class struggle in favour of the working

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What happened in Tuticorin? : An eyewitness account

Socialist India presents an eyewitness account of the incidents in the run-up to the police firing on the protest against the Sterlite plant of Vedanta in Tuticorin. This has been edited slightly by SI.   On 22th May 2018, people/protesters from almost 14 different localities and different unions (trade, lawyers, etc) called for a rally towards collector office to submit

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Cops open fire on protest against Vedanta’s Sterlite Plant in Tuticorin: 5 killed, more than dozen injured

The protest demanding closure of Vedanta’s Sterlite Copper unit in Tuticorin (Tamilnadu) took a violent turn today with cops opening fire on the protesters, killing 5 and injuring more than a dozen. The entire area had been cordoned off earlier and section 144 imposed as per the directive of the Madras High Court. The deceased who have been identified till

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