Gandhi Peace Foundation to fast for Anna Hazare`s cause

The West Bengal Gandhi Peace Foundation will observe a 12-hour fast along with other civil society organisations in Kolkata next Monday in solidarity with social activist Anna Hazare`s fast-unto-death.

Last Updated: Apr 08, 2011, 00:16 AM IST

Kolkata: The West Bengal Gandhi Peace
Foundation will observe a 12-hour fast along with other civil
society organisations in Kolkata next Monday in solidarity with
social activist Anna Hazare`s fast-unto-death which entered
its third day on Thursday.

"Our fast, in which nearly 50 persons will take part,
will commence at 6.30 am at the Metro Channel in the central
part of the city," said the secretary of the foundation,
Chandan Pal.

He said that organisations like Jaiprakash Antodaya
Nidhi, National Alliance for People`s Movement and West Bengal
Jansangharsha Samity would also join the fast.

PTI