C. Unniraja


C. Unniraja (15 July 1917 - 28 January 1995) is an Indian Politician and leader of Communist Party of India.[1][2] He was a theoretician of the party.[3] He was a member of the CPI National Council. He was also the Asian Editor of the World Marxist Review, published in Prague, Czechoslovakia from 1968 to 1972. Also he was the chief editor of Janayugom and Navayugom.[4][5][6] The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) mentions Unniraja in their report.[7]

C. Unniraja
Personal details
Born(1917-07-15)15 July 1917
Vadakkekad, Ponnani Taluk, Madras Presidency, British India
(Now in Thrissur, Kerala)
Died28 January 1995(1995-01-28) (aged 77)
Political partyCommunist Party of India
ChildrenTwo Sons, One Daughter


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  2. ^ Amity. Indo-Soviet Cultural Society. 1991. p. 10.
  3. ^ Alice Thorner (2002). Land, Labour and Rights. Anthem Press. p. 263. ISBN 978-1-84331-070-9.
  4. ^ "A Homage To Comrade C. Unniraja- Memories of a Daughter on Her Father". August 7, 2017.
  5. ^ Staff Reporter (September 7, 2012). "Revealing the enigma called Unniraja" – via www.thehindu.com.
  6. ^ "കമ്യൂണിസ്റ്റ് പ്രസ്ഥാനത്തിന്റെ യശോഗോപുരം". ManoramaOnline.
  7. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 2021-03-19. Retrieved 2021-03-15.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)