'Left Lost Virtues, Needs Green Tinge'

Published: 07th February 2014 10:34 AM  |   Last Updated: 07th February 2014 10:34 AM   |  A+A-

The Left has lost its virtues, said civic activist Swami Agnivesh. The Swami, who is known for his civil rights activism and was in the limelight for his participation in the reality show Big Boss, made the statement criticising the Left, while talking to mediapersons here on Thursday.

The Left must have the green colour of nature along with the colour red in its flag, he said. He said he supported the Gadgil committee report because of the need to save the Western Ghats. “There should be national discussion on the Gadgil report. Commenting on the AAP, he said that their politics is different.  

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