Anna to meet new core committee today

Last Updated: Wed, Nov 28, 2012 18:07 hrs

Ralegan Siddhi, Maharashtra, Nov 24 (IBNS): Gandhian anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare will meet his new core committee at Ralegan Siddhi on Saturday, reports said.

According to reports, former army general V.K. Singh, former cop turned social activist Kiran Bedi and other members are expected to join the two-day meeting in Anna´s village.

Anna earlier said Singh was not a member of his ´new team´.

The Gandhian anti-corruption on Nov 10 announced his new core team, nearly two months after parting with his former colleague Arvind Kejriwal.

Anna activist on the same day announced that he would commence an anti-corruption campaign from January 30 next year.

Besides Anna, the new core committee comprised of members like Kiran Bedi, Medha Patkar, Justice Santosh Hegde, Arvind Gaur, Akhil Gogoi, Sunita Godara, Avinash Dharmadhikari, Vishwambhar Chaudhary, Shashi Kant, Lt Col Bijender Khokhar, Rakesh Rafiq, Ran Singh Arya, Shivendra Singh Chauhan and Akshay Kumar.

Anna earlier this year parted ways with Kejriwal after the latter decided to form a political party.

Meanwhile, Kejriwal's party has been named the Aam Aadmi Party, which along with its constitution will be launched later on Saturday, media reports said.

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