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Naxalism or Left Wing extremism is a major internal security threat facby India. Though Naxalism predates independence, it was limitto small pockets of areas but now has spread to underdevelopareas from Bihar to Tamil Nadu. It is a well organizunderground movement with an ideological base in rural areas spread over in the interior of many states. The Naxal movement is a complex socio- politico- economic phenomenon. Their violent methods against the government officials, law and order agencies and business community are causes, needing immediate and serious attention.