Indians camping at Ramlila Maidan, the venue of anti-corruption ...
Aug 26th, 2011
(AP) - Indians camping at Ramlila Maidan, the venue of anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare's fast, are served food in New Delhi, India, Friday, Aug. 26, 2011. Rahul Gandhi, the scion of India's most powerful political family, praised the reform activist for galvanizing anger against corruption but said Friday that using a hunger strike to force lawmakers to adopt an anti-corruption bill set 'a dangerous precedent for a democracy.' (AP Photo/Saurabh Das) -
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