Harkishan Singh Surjeet

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Harkishan Singh Surjeet
Harkishan Singh Surjeet
General Secretary, Communist Party of India (Marxist)
In office
Preceded by E.M.S. Namboodiripad
Succeeded by Prakash Karat
Personal details
Born (1916-03-23)23 March 1916
Jalandhar, Punjab, British India
Died August 1, 2008(2008-08-01) (aged 92)
Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
Political party Communist Party of India (Marxist) CPI-M-flag.svg
Spouse(s) Pritam Kaur
Children 2 sons, 2 daughters
As of August 01, 2008
Source: [1]

Harkishan Singh Surjeet (23 March 1916 – 1 August 2008) was a communist politician from Punjab, India. He was the General Secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) from 1992 to 2005 and was a member of the party's Political Bureau from 1964 to 2008.[1][2]

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