K.N. Ramachandran, all India general secretary of CPI (Marxist-Leninist), has lashed out at Maoists and dubbed them as ‘anarchists’. Addressing a press conference here on Wednesday , he said after 1972 Naxalbari movement, all the M-L groups, including Maoists party, in India started degenerating and failed to fight on behalf of people living in plain areas, particularly the working class in factories and peasants.