The Naxal Issue of India – Part 2

The causes of the Maoist movement in India are structural. Economic, political and cultural dimensions are closely linked. The first is the economic situation which is exploited by Naxalites and their extreme left ideology.On the one hand, India has experienced relatively fast economic growth, on the other hand, this economic growth has been uneven among regions, and has widened the disparity between the rich and the poor.