Share via Email This article is over 7 years old Indian activist Anna Hazare waves from a vehicle after being detained by police in Delhi. By evening about 1, of his supporters had been arrested in Delhi, local media said, and hastily organised demonstrations were underway across the country. The prime minister, 78, has been accused of being out of touch with public opinion.
Corruption in IndiaList of alleged scams in Indiaand Indian political scandals Issues regarding corruption in India have become increasingly prominent in recent years. The country was subject to socialist-inspired economic policies dating from independence in until the s.
In New Delhi, year-old Anna Hazare began a fast on April 5, launching a nationwide anti-corruption movement in the tradition of Gandhi’s satyagraha (soul force) nonviolent resistance. In August for almost two weeks, Hazare went on another hunger strike, creating massive public pressure for the. Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare plans to launch another campaign against corruption either by December or January in the national capital. Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare said he will sit on an indefinite hunger strike against the central government for delaying appointment of Lokpal. Last week the Supreme Court expressed dissatisfaction at Centre's pace in appointing the Lokpal.
Over-regulation, protectionism, and government ownership of industry led to slow economic growth, high unemployment, and widespread poverty. The report contained several observations made by official agencies on the criminal network which was virtually running a parallel government.
It also discussed criminal gangs who enjoyed the patronage of politicians and the protection of government functionaries.
It revealed that political leaders had become leaders of street gangs and rogue elements in the military. Over the years, criminals had been elected to local bodiesState Assembliesand the Parliament. In turn, this public authority is required to reply to the request within thirty days.
Activists have used this to uncover corruption cases against various politicians and bureaucrats — one consequence being that some of those activists have been attacked and even killed.
These included the Adarsh Housing Society Scam the housing loan scam the Radia tapes controversy and the 2G spectrum case. Thomas was forced to resign on charges of corruption by the Supreme Court. Hazare had accused him of being corrupt.
The government agreed to audio-record the committee's meetings and to hold public consultations before a final draft was prepared  but refused Hazare's demand that the proceedings be televised live. He intended to highlight the need for legislation to repatriate black money deposited abroad.
He demanded that such untaxed money should be declared to be the wealth of the nation and, further, that the act of caching money alleged to have been obtained illegally in foreign banks should be declared a crime against the state.
Preparations included setting up toilet, drinking water and medical facilities, as well as a media centre. The police said Ramdev had been informed shortly beforehand that permission to continue his agitation had been cancelled.
By that time, over police officers had been prepared for action. They also spread to Nepal.
He alleged that there was a conspiracy to kill him and a "threat" was given to him during a meeting with senior ministers. He also claimed that the ruling government chairperson Sonia Gandhi and the United Progressive Alliance government will be responsible for any threat to his life and alleged that he was nearly strangled by the police.
He decided to continue his hunger strike and satyagraha from Haridwar only until 12 June The Prime Minister had said during the elections that he would bring back black money stashed in Swiss banks within days of coming into power.
But today, it is two years and nothing has happened. Advani said that the police action reminded him of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre and added that the police crackdown on Ramdev is a "naked fascism". It had the approval of the Prime Minister and full approval of the Congress President. Charging the ruling Indian National Congress party, Yadav further said: I want to say that Congress is the biggest thug and it should introspect its deeds.
However, they found fault with the yoga guru for making the issue of black money "farcical" by entering into a secret agreement with government. It is also an attack on the fundamental rights of the citizens. The Supreme Court issued notices to the Union Home Secretary, Chief Secretary of Delhi, Delhi administration, and Delhi Police Commissioner expressing its displeasure that the entire contents of the petition had been leaked to the media before the matter came up for hearing.
Hazare declared that if the government version of the bill was passed by parliament, he would start a hunger strike from 16 August More than supporters, including members of Team Anna, were also taken into preventative custody.
Most of the supporters, including Kiran Bedi and Shanti Bushan, were released by early evening. Within hours, a Team Anna spokesperson said that he had begun a hunger protest in custody and was not accepting even water to drink. The arrests set off a groundswell of protests across the country and were condemned by opposition political parties and some non-government organisations.
Parliament was unable to conduct business after an uproar on the issue forced an adjournment for the day.It would be easy to write the same 5 points about any country. India has taught me more about family, honesty, generosity, friendship and living than any other country I have ever been to.
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