Anna Hazare a motivation: Kiran Bedi

Last Updated: Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 09:17

Zeenews Bureau

New Delhi: Just hours before Anna Hazare is to sit on a day-long fast at Jantar Mantar here to push for a strong Lokpal Bill, Team Anna member Kiran Bedi called the Gandhian a motivational factor.

Speaking to reporters here, the India Against Corruption member said that she is blessed to be associated with Anna Hazare and added that the Gandhian is a motivation.

The former IPS officer said that the nation must debate and politicians must listen to people.

Team Anna on Saturday said that BJP leader Arun Jaitley, CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat and leaders from several other parties will be among those who will visit the fast site at Jantar Mantar to discuss Lokpal Bill. They said that they had also invited the Congress but it had conveyed it will not be attending.

Other political leaders like Sharad Yadav of JD(U), Chandrababu Naidu of TDP, Pinaki Misra of BJD and Ram Gopal Yadav of Samajwadi Party are also expected to visit the fast site and discuss Lokpal Bill.

First Published: Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 09:13

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