ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Agrarian Backdrop of Bengal Violence

Rural violence in West Bengal seems for the moment to be contained within the three districts of Midnapore, Hooghly and Bankura, but if the CPI(M) and the state government continue to throttle protests through use of muscle-power and the police and the administration, the killing and mayhem will spill over into the rest of the state. The clashes look set to intensify after the next assembly elections.

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