Communist Revolutionary Party

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Communist Revolutionary Party, a political party in Kerala, India. It was led by K.P.R. Gopalan.[1] The party contested the 1970 elections, without success.[2] It was, however, significant since this was the first group coming from the AICCCR tradition who tried to use elections for revolutionary purposes.


  1. ^ Singh, Prakash, The Naxalite Movement in India. New Delhi: Rupa & Co., 1999, ISBN 81-7167-294-9, p. 64.
  2. ^ Mohanty, Manoranjan. Revolutionary Violence. A Study of the Maoist Movement in India. New Delhi: Sterling Publishers, 1977. p. 179