An Original Naxalite Hangs Himself, Age 81

One of the original Naxalites, a man who led an uprising in 1967 in the village of Naxalabari that gave the movement its name, has hanged himself at the age of 81, apparently for reasons of depression and illness.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8582511.stm

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s