Agartala, Sep 26: Congress leader in Tripura Ratan Lal Nath reacting to Left parties tirade against the proposed Indo-US nuclear deal, has said the CPI(M) was an anti-development party and an ally of India's enemy forces.
Addressing a public rally in north Tripura yesterday, Nath said the Left parties in India were known as friend of Pakistan and China, who had fought war against India.
He said China and Pakistan were opposing the Indo-US nuclear cooperation apprehending lose of their domination on this continent if India emerged a powerful nation with the US cooperation.
"Not only the policy makers, but also top scientists and diplomats of the country have underlined the need for Indo-US nuclear deal for sustainable development. But the so called communists are deliberately opposing it", Nath observed.