IAC Bengaluru’s four demands from Lokpal

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The Bangalore India Against Corruption group, part of India anti-corruption movement that sprung up earlier this year in support of Anna Hazare, is conducting a support event at Freedom Park in the city, from December 27th.

People gathered at Freedom Park asked that the Lokpal bill address four demands.

The four demands: Lokpal to be free to investigate anyone; Lokpal to have its own investigating officers and budget, Lokpal to cover all government employees, Lokpal selection to be transparent. 

India Against Corruption, Bangalore is holding a support event on Dec 27-29th at Freedom Park. Pic: Yogesh Devaraj.

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Pic: Yogesh Devaraj.


Pic: Yogesh Devaraj.

Editor’s note: The Lok Sabha passed the Lokpal Bill with amendments on December 27th night and the bill has since been placed in the Rajya Sabha. 


* Article updated December 29th 2011.

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