‘People’s Democracy’, the organ of the CPI(M), is reaching the 50th year of its publication. It was started in 1965 and the first editor was Comrade Jyoti Basu, followed by Coms. M.Basavapunnaiah and Sunil Maitra. The present editor is Com. Sitaram Yechury. It has got editions in Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi and Agartala.
During the last 5 decades, it has served the common people and the working class in the country. It has fought for the toiling masses and propagated for the correct policy for advancing to socialism in the country.
On this 50th foundation date of People’s Democracy, it is hoped that it will continue to serve the people still better.