Naxalism: A Challenge in Internal Security of India
The Indian Journal of Political Science, ed. by Sanjeev Kumar Sharma, ISSN- 0019-5510, vol.-LXXII, no.-3, July-September, 2011.
15 Pages Posted: 30 Mar 2014
Date Written: March 28, 2014
One could take a cue from the successful land reforms in Kerala, and to some extent West Bengal, that have not only assuaged agrarian tension, but have also undermined the clutch of ultras, while exactly to the contrary, failure of the same in Andhra Pradesh, Bihar and Chhattisgarh has changed what was essentially peasant struggle into Naxalite movements. A lasting solution to Left extremist politics cannot be achieved without addressing the socio-economic factors that contribute to its rise and growth.
Keywords: Naxalism, socio-economic-politico impact
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