- Tag results for Ramlila Maidan
Delhi BJP leaders and New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) on Saturday denied reports that the iconic Ramlila Maidan in the heart of the capital would be renamed Atal Maidan.
Such a move won't get the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) any votes, the Aam Aadmi Party leader said.
The organizers have decided to involve dalits, tribals and minority sections and issues related to them will also be raised during the rally.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi charged Prime Minister Narendra Modi with spreading lies against the Congress and its leaders.
Anna Hazare has lost three kg in three days since starting his indefinite hunger strike at Ramlila Maidan, says aide
Hazare has been on hunger strike to press for his demands, including the appointment of a Lokayukta at the Centre and Lokayuktas in states.
Hazare said that the prime minister is afraid that once Lokpal becomes a reality his office, as well as that of his cabinet members, would also come under its purview.
The rally will highlight the plight of farmers and demand reforms in the electoral system.
For 25 years, aggreived citizens gathered at Jantar Mantar to bring their protests closer to the doors of power and get their voices heard. Now, the NGT order has left them dejected and outraged.