Some have compared him to the Mahatma and others cringe at the comparison, especially the Congress. Well he is a simple old man who fasts and has no personal wealth to speak, taking on the high and mighty of the land. Sounds a bit like Gandhi?
G is also for Grain Bank, a concept he started in his village to give food security to farmers.
Image: Activist Anna Hazare meditates at a memorial of his idol and India's father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi before embarking on his 3 day-long fast at the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) recreation ground in Mumbai on December 27, 2011.