Anna can fast at Ramlila Maidan for 7 days: Police

17th of Aug 2011
New Delhi
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17th of Aug 2011

The Delhi Police are reported to have accepted all six demands of social activist Anna Hazare, who wants to sit on indefinite fast as part of his campaign for a strong Lokpal.

Sources said Team Anna would be allowed to sit on fast at Ramlila Maidan, instead of Jai Prakash Narain Park. According to sources, the police are ready to allow Anna to sit on fast for seven days, which could be extended later. However, fresh permission would have to be taken after seven days to continue the fast.

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi is also believed to have reserved the Ramlila Maidan for Team Anna till August 30, to hold fast there. Read More