Veteran communist leader and former World Peace Council president Romesh Chandra has passed away in Mumbai. He was 94 years old. Chandra had taken part in freedom struggle as a student leader and later joined CPI and went on to become its national executive. Mr. Chandra was a recipient of Lenin Peace Award and had also worked as the editor of CPI’s central organ New Age.
Chandra, who joined the World Peace Council headquarters in Helsinki (Now in Greece) as its president and played a role during cold war era. He had also addressed United Nations’ General Assembly as peace body’s leader many a times, the highest number of times as an Indian.
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Courtesy: Business Standard