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Bhopal hails Hazare`s victory

Last Updated: Saturday, April 9, 2011 - 23:46

Bhopal: People belonging to all walks of
life here Saturday expressed joy by smearing gulal and
distributing sweets as anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare
announced the end of his four-day long fast after the
government gave into the activist`s demand on the Lok Pal

> Terming the victory of Hazare as the victory of the
people, activists taking part in the campaign said the
movement has established democracy in real sense in the

Gas affected persons organisation`s Balkrishna Namdeo
said the huge support that the campaign has got in the country
shows how much people were angry with corruption.

Soon after the news of Hazare ending the fast reached
here, large number of people broke into a dance, smeared gulal
and distributed sweets at the Jyoti Talkies square to
celebrate the victory of the people over corruption.

The movement has shaken the conscience of the
government, they said.


First Published: Saturday, April 9, 2011 - 23:46
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