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A Tibetan RevolutionaryThe Political Life and Times of Bapa Phuntso Wangye$
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Melvyn Goldstein

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780520240896

Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520240896.001.0001

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The Indian Communist Party

The Indian Communist Party

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(p.79) Chapter 7 The Indian Communist Party
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A Tibetan Revolutionary
Author(s):

Melvyn C. Goldstein

Dawei Sherap

William R. Siebenschuh

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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520240896.003.0008

When he reached Kalimpong, Phüntso Wangye began to make contact with representatives of the Indian Communist Party. It was not easy. The Communist Party was illegal, so it did not have an office with a signboard. When he arrived in Calcutta, Phüntso found a strong Communist Party presence there. He got a message from the Central Committee requesting that he meet them immediately. The Communist Party of India was poor, but the members were generally optimistic and upbeat, and not all the memories were bad. Phüntso sent a letter to Yuthok telling him that he had tried every means but received no help from the Council of Ministers, and said he hoped Yuthok could help them. And so, determined that it was time for them to take matters into his own hands, he returned to Kham.

Keywords:   Phüntso Wangye, Indian Communist Party, Kalimpong, Calcutta, Central Committee, Yuthok, Council of Ministers, Kham

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