From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Naxalism is a type of Communism in India. It started in the 1960s. Naxalites believe in anti national terrorism and guerrilla warfare. According to the Indian government, Naxalites are terrorists.[1] Famous naxalites include Arundhati Roy, Ramchandra Guha, Kunal Kamra, Etc.

Naxalism is named after the town of Naxalbari in West Bengal.[1]

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Naxalite". Britannica. Retrieved January 10, 2021.