Team Anna Hazare campaign set up at Ramlila Maidan tomorrow.

Anna Hazare campaignNew Delhi:  Anna Hazare’s anti-corruption campaign will set up its base camp at Ramlila Maidan tomorrow, a hefty public space in Central Delhi.

The Delhi Police, after wide-ranging negotiations, agreed that it would not place any limits on either the size of the gathering of Anna’s hunger strike.

Anna will spend tonight at Tihar Jail and move to Ramlila Maidan tomorrow, since today is being spent on preparations for the thousands that are expected.

Hazare said in an interview to his close associate Kiran Bedi on Thursday at his room in Tihar Jail “I will not stop fighting till I get the Lokpal Bill.” He also added that “My health is fine, don’t worry about me.”
Team Anna has signed off on a list of requisites from the Delhi Police. Among them the crowd will not exceed the official capacity of the ground, which is about 25,000 people. The permission for the fast has been set till September 2, 2011.

In the undertaking signed by Anna and his associates, Arvind Kejriwal, Prashant Bhushan, Kiran Bedi and Shanti Bhushan, they also said that if any clause is violated, they will be accountable.


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