Daily News header

Anti Corruption Protest in Pictures

By  

Corruption is rampant in India. The government has been put on notice many times, but little has been done about it. Now, activists Anna Hazare, Arvind Kejriwal and others have been willing to put their lives on the line to shame the politicians into doing something about it.

Surprisingly, the politicians think they can just put off the activists as they have done many times before, but now things are different. The activists are serious and they cannot be paid off. The politicians think they can use the police to jail the leaders, but all that does is make the outcry louder.

The people have had enough of the games playes by the politicians. It is time for the politicians to listen and act, or suffer the consequences.

Photojournalist Punneet Sharma captured the essence of what is going on at a rally in New Delhi today.

anti-corruption-protest-045305
A supporter of eminent activist Anna Hazare with the hindi text written on his body "Stop Corruption"
Photo: Puneet Sharma

anti-corruption-protest-053705
A man watching the protest rally against the
corruption.
Photo: Puneet Sharma

anti-corruption-protest-048806
Protesters moving towards India gate to support the Anti Corruption Movement.
Photo: Puneet Sharma

anti-corruption-protest-049606
A young boy carrying a placard which reads "We will bring Jan Lokpal Bill to curb corruption" during a protest rally in New Delhi
Photo: Puneet Sharma

anti-corruption-protest-046206
Many Rallies were witnessed across india to support the 72 year old Anna Hazare Jan Lokpal Bill
Photo: Puneet Sharma

anti-corruption-protest-031307
School students marching towards the Historic India gate to support the anti corruption movement
Photo: Puneet Sharma

See Also the story Thousands of People on Roads in India Support Anti Corruption Movement filed by Adil Akhzer, that includes comments from people in the street.

Adil Akhzer is a correspondent for NewsBlaze in New-Delhi India. Contact Adil through NewsBlaze
Puneet Sharma is a photojournalist living in New Delhi, who brings us the stories of the day in pictures.

  Please leave a comment here     If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page

Related India News

Delhi, the largest Indian city and the second most populous city in the world has an estimated 1.27 crore voters to decide the fate of 150 candidates of several political parties.
A new research done by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), at the University of Washington, indicates that globally the total development assistance for health (DAH) hit an all-time high of $31.3 billion in 2013
Article by Manoj who is living with HIV since over 20 years now...
Only a few days remain before India's parliamentary elections are held. Political parties are working on their campaigns and shops are selling campaign material.
The Knowledge-Attitude-Practice (KAP) survey results underline the payoffs of civil society participation in public health programming'
Dr Pai stressed: 'Good diagnosis alone is not enough. TB treatment and completion is as important as diagnosis. TB control needs a complete solution. Diagnosis, treatment, adherence, notification, completion, cure...'
...More India  

 

NewsBlaze Writers Of The Month



Popular Stories This Month

newsletter logo

NewsBlaze
Copyright © 2004-2014 NewsBlaze Pty. Ltd.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy  | DMCA Notice               Press Room   |    Visit NewsBlaze Mobile Site