New Delhi: Anna Hazare has announced the onset of indefinite fast from July 25 along with his team. Preparations are being made at Jantar Mantar for the motion against corruption.
Considering his health issues, Anna will not fast from day one. Arvind Kejriwal, Gopal Rai and Manish Sisodia will begin the fast and in case, the government does not respond within four days, Hazare will also join the league from the fourth day. He said, "Otherwise, I too will join the fast unto death from July 29." It is anticipated that about 1,000 supporters will join the movement under India Against Corruption (IAC) in Delhi. This number ranges around 5,000 across the nation.
A waterproof canopy, along with a huge dais is arranged for the people who are coming up for the fast. The volunteers have registered themselves for the agitation. The biggest portion of volunteers will take care of people who sit for the fast.
An IAC activist said, "We plan to deploy 2-3 volunteers for every 10 such people. This is necessary for looking after their medical needs, health and sanitation."
There are office bearers who will take care of sanitation, medical emergencies, crowd management and information desk.
Hundreds of people gathered to welcome Anna at the airport. Team Anna will also pay homage at Rajghat before starting the fast at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday.