Sitaram Yechury is an Indian politician and a leader of the Communist Party of India. He was elected as its General Secretary on 19 April 2015. He is a member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of India and was the party's Parliamentary group leader.
Reacting to the Union Budget 2020-21, CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury on Saturday said that the Union Finance Minister spoke of "everything but the Budget" in her two-and-a-half-hour long speech. He alleged the Minister failed to address the "real issues facing the economy".
Congress leader Anand Sharma on Friday slammed the government for creating fault lines in the country through the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and accused the government of lacking compassion for the demonstrators.
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah's latest grey beard sporting picture might have caused a flutter on social media, but instead of invoking any sympathy, the picture has generated only pity among the Kashmiri people.
CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Friday slammed BJP MP Shobha Karandlaje for her tweet in which she had alleged that Hindus of Kuttipuram in Malappuram were being denied water as they supported CAA, and said that the "ruling party should stop producing fake news".
Thousands of people protested against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) here and urged the Central government to repeal it, the police said on Tuesday.
Hours after Kerala Chief Secretary Tom Jose briefed Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Monday about the reason why he was not informed about the state government's plan to move the Supreme Court on the amended citizenship law, he said his view is that his approval is needed and no explanation will satisfy him.
CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said that the Narendra Modi government should come clean on whether 'deradicalisation' camps exist in the country and if so whether the Army was running them.
CPI-M general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Friday said the movement against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) is not a call by a political party but is the people's movement.
CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday termed Citizenship (Amendment) Act, National Population Register (NPR) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) a "package" that is "unconstitutional."
CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury on Thursday hit out at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Vice-Chancellor over violence at the campus on Sunday last, saying he should be sacked.