A seminar on ‘Left Wing Extremism: Meeting the Challenge’ was held on 03 May 2012 at the CLAWS Seminar Hall. The Seminar was chaired by Lt Gen VK Ahluwalia (Retd), Former GOC-in-C Central Command. Ms Shoma Chaudhury, Editor Features, Tehelka spoke on current situation and trends. Col RSN Singh, (Retd), defence analyst, spoke on the Government view and state response and Maj Gen Dhruv Katoch, SM, VSM (Retd), Addl Director, CLAWS gave out recommendations for problem resolution. The seminar was attended by a large number of serving defence officers, officers from the Central Armed Police Forces, veterans and members of the strategic community.