The unity conference of ÇPIML Maharashtra and ÇPIML red star was held at Pune on 10th November from 11 am. Delegates from both organizations participated. Com KN Ramachandran GS explained the present situation when under Hindutua led fascist offensive is taking place and on the other hand under Modi' s rule, whole economic scene is in crisis with slow down intensifying day by day. Along with unemployment, impoverishment of people is increasing. To challenge this CPI ML Red Star is trying to unite the communist regime forces and build Mass Political Platform of all oppressed masses and classes. In this situation the unity of our two organizations will encourage the unity process of CR forces. Com Praveen Nadkar presented the unity declaration and Sanjay Singhvi the joint press statement which were adopted after discussing.  The conference decided to form the new state Committee merging the state committees of both organizations. The enlarged Committee elected seven member state executive committee and com Arun valaskar as its secretary. The conference concluded with the new Committee deciding to carry forward struggles against the ruling system and its anti people fascist policies. A press conference is planned on 11 th November at Mumbai press club to announce the merger.

The Communist movement in India has a history of almost a century after the salvos of October Revolution in Russia brought Marxism-Leninism to the people of India who were engaged in the national liberation struggle against the British colonialists. It is a complex and chequered history.