Communist Party of India-Maoist Terrorist Organizations // Communist Party of India-Maoist

The CPI-M is a relatively recent development in the long history of communist revolution in India. The MCC was formed in 1969 as Daksin Desh, espousing a Maoist revolutionary ideology. The People's War Group (PWG) was formed in 1980. It held to a more traditional Marxist-Leninist view. Both groups embraced violent armed struggle to achieve their goals, which put them at odds with the communist groups that participated in the Indian political process. The...


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