Com. A.B. Bardhan Passed away.
Comrade A B Bardhan, who was undergoing treatment at the hospital following paralytic stroke last month, passed away by 8.30 pm on 02.01.2016. He was 92.
Com. Bardhan had been admitted to the G B Pant hospital since December 7. Condition of Comrade Bardhan has worsened on Saturday and his condition turned very critical.
Com. Bardhan became a Communist as a young student while participating in the anti imperialist student movement. As a trade union activist and as a leader of All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC), he made a significant contribution to organizing the working class. He was the General Secretary of AITUC for long time and was the General Secretary of CPI too.