Corruption in India is not a new things.
Corruption in India is as old as Ramayana, when evil
giant Ravana bribed a guardian of hell to avoid Indian
The word corruption means the destruction, running or
a nation. A corrupt society stops valuing integrity, virtue
or moral principles.
Corruption is an age old phenomena,
Selfishness and greed are the two main causes of
corruption. Corruption has prevailed in all forms of
• Hats off Anna Hazare. India is not
Anna, nor is Anna India. Call him
nothing but a symbol, if you must.
But spot the good news from Delhi’s
• Anna’s historic victory is a celebration
of the people’s power. Prime minister
Manmohan Singh was once the
‘darling’ of middle class. He has lost
that supports as men, women,
children spilled out on the streets in
triumphs in anticorruption
• Tens of thousands of people have
joined peaceful protests across the
• Anna Hazare has raised our inner
• India has a long history of civil
movements, topped by Mahatma
Gandhi’s non-violent protest that
led to the end of British colonial
• Corruption has been worsening in
India 0ver the years.
awakeness India’s middle
India’s anti-corruption campaign
tainted by scandal
# India’s main opposition party, which is campaigning on anticorruption values, has asked a party leader to step-down over
links to an illegal
# Indian main opposition party, the BJP, has asked its most
prominent member in the south to stand down after he was
formally implicated in an illegal mining scandal.
# India has suffered significant reputation damage in the past
year, with corruption allegation against government ministers and
Scenes from India’s Historic Anticorruption campaign
*The movement by Anna’s freedom
@ Here’s a couple reason why
1. The movement had the full
supports of India’s masses-urban
and rural –super rich, middle class.
2. The movement(with millions of
people participating)was based on
Gandhi an principles and was
completely peaceful and nonviolent.
Deficiencies in our present
Jan Lokpal Bill will improve
Our critique of
Government’s lokpal bill
Should the Judges of the
High court and the supreme
court be brought within the
purview of the propped
What is Jan LokPal Bill
The Jan Lokpal Bil (citizen’s
ombudsman Bill) is a draft anticorruption bill drawn up by prominent
civil society activists seeking the
appointment of a Jan Lokpal , an
independent body that would
investigation within a year in the case
getting over in the next
•A Look at the salient features of Jan
An institution called Lokpal and the
centre and LOKAYUKTA in each state
will be setup
Like supreme court and Election
Commission, they will be completely
independent of the government.
Cases against corrupt people will not
linger on for year any more
The loss that a corrupt person caused
to the government will be recovered
at the time of conviction
Lokpal will give the penalty on guilty
officers, which will be given as
compensation to the complaint.
Along with a law for setting up an
independent Lokpal, simultaneous measures to
strengthen the legal and administrative framework
against corruption are required.
Setting up of a national Judician commission to
bring the conduct of Judiciary under its purview.
Law to protect citizens charter for redressal of
Steps to unearth black money and confiscate the
funds illegally stashed away in tax hevens.