Marxist Co-ordination Committee
Janwadi Kisan Sangram Samiti (Democratic Peasants Struggle Association) was formed after local communist leader A. K. Roy had been expelled from Communist Party of India (Marxist). JKSS later converted into MCC. MCC is still led by A. K. Roy, who has been elected MP three times.
K.S.Chatterjee was elected to the Bihar Legislative Assembly twice as an Independent candidate. He joined the Indian National Congress and won in 1985 on a Congress ticket. He is a prominent Trade Union Leader in the Dhanbad region and is the President of Bihar Pradesh Colliery Mazdoor Congress.
In 1998 the only Member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly of MCC, Gurudas Chatterjee was murdered by the coal mafia. Chatterjee's son Arup Chatterjee took over his mandate after a by-poll.
- The Hindu, Candidate Watch : A.K. Roy
- PTI: CBI to probe Bihar MLA's killing
- http://empoweringindia.com/new/knowyourcandidates.aspx?eid=166[permanent dead link]