#Sitaram Yechury

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A medic demonstrates the administration of COVAXIN, COVID-19 vaccine, on a health worker during a dry run, in Srinagar, Saturday, Jan 02, 2021. (PTI Photo)

  • Neither Bharat Biotech nor the CDSCO has revealed efficacy results of Bharat Biotech's Covaxin
  • Reportedly, Covaxin is more than 60% effective with two doses
  • DCGI has Bharat Biotech to submit the updated safety and efficacy report of the Covaxin

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
"The way farm bills were passed, we feel it's an insult to farmers.," Congress leader Rahul Gandhi after meeting President Ram Nath Kovind. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • "The way farm bills were passed, we feel it's an insult to farmers": Rahul Gandhi
  • "We informed the President that it is absolutely critical that these anti-farmer laws are taken back," Gandhi said
  • "We have given a memorandum to the President. We are asking to repeal agriculture laws," Sitaram Yechury said

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Stan Swamy was arrested by the NIA on October 8 in the Bhima Koregaon case. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Hemant Soren said the government was trying to silence the voices of marginalised communities 
  • CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said the UAPA has been grossly misused
  • Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said Swamy deserves 'respect and support', not jail term

.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury during a protest, at BV House in New Delhi, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020. (PTI Photo)

  • Yechury said forces like the RSS want to "take India into the darkness of the past"
  • Yechury at the state-wide celebrations of the CPI(M) marking the 100th year of the founding of the CPI
  • "Every individual has the right to choose his own faith," Yechury said

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
.Delhi, India
Earlier on Tuesday, the 19-year-old woman who was raped by four men in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras district had died. (Photo Credit:)

  • Members of the Bhim Army, student organisations and Left leaders held a protest at Jantar Mantar
  • Bhim Army Chief Chandrasekhar Azad took part in the protest
  • CPM General Secretary Sitaram Yechury, CPI leader D Raja and CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat also joined in the protest

.Delhi, India
CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury was accused of participating in anti-CAA demonstrations to “provoke and mobilise” crowds. (PTI Photo)

  • CPI(M) called the chargesheet an act of crude partisanship and vengeance
  •  Yechury accused govt of misusing state machinery to target Opposition
  • Delhi Police denied the reports that claimed that Yechury was named as co-conspirator

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Delhi Police said Yogendra Yadav and Sitaram Yechury have not been named in the chargesheet. (Photo Credit Twitter/PTI/@SitaramYechury)

  • A media report claimed that the political leaders were named as co-conspirators in a chargesheet
  • The chargesheet was based on the statements of three arrested students
  • The Delhi Police have denied the naming the leaders and academicians in the chargesheet

.Delhi, India
Sitaram Yechury was named as a co-conspirator in the communal riots that took place in northeast Delhi in February this year. (PTI Photo)

  • Yechury is accused of “provoking and mobilising” anti-CAA protesters
  • He called out the ‘illegitimate’ actions of Delhi Police
  • He also said that this shows the real face, character and tricks of PM Modi