Fundamentalists, ultra Left in Kerala campaign together: Minister
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Last Updated: Tuesday, February 08, 2011, 18:35
Thiruvananthapuram: Some of the religious fundamentalist outfits and Left extremist groups in Kerala often joined hands by raising human rights issues when the government took strong action against terrorism, state Home Minister Kodiyeri Balakrishnan told the state Assembly on Tuesday.

There had been instances of fundamentalist organisations like Popular Front of India and ultra Left groups like Revolutionary Peoples Front and "Proattam" campaigning jointly by raising human rights issue, the Minister told the house during question hour.

When the Government took strong action against terrorism and extremism, these outfits had often come together to run joint campaigns alleging rights violation, he said.


First Published: Tuesday, February 08, 2011, 18:35

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