(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
January 15, 2012
ONV Writes Theme Song Of Party Congress
Malayalam poet and
Jnanpith Award winner O N V Kurup handed over on January 6 the
manuscript of a theme
song written for the CPI(M)ís 20th party congress to the organising
formed for the purpose. In a function held in the organising committee
Addressing the gathering, O N V Kurup said that the cooperation of writers and artists is needed for creating the ideal state which the Left dreams of. The Indian communist movement has in fact grown with this legacy.
Renowned poet and former Sahitya Akademi secretary Satchidanandan said that Kerala was going to host the CPI(M) congress in a period when the Left ideology and values are about to stage a comeback. Well-known novelist M Mukundan opined that only the Left parties could ensure any real progress. Marxist thinker and critic B Rajivan said that the current developments are sure to shatter the argument that capitalism would survive the ongoing crisis.
member M A Baby read out the theme song while