VHP chief praises fellow members in service at Ramlila Maidan
Source: Bhaskar News | Last Updated 16:04(29/08/11)
New Delhi: The Vishva Hindu Parishad(VHP) chief, Ashok Singhal, has claimed that their party workers were also involved in the Anna Hazare’s movement at Ramlila Maidan. The assertion only confirmed speculation that the Sangh Parivar was supporting Anna Hazare.
The VHP chief has praised VHP members for their ‘commendable job’ in making Anna Hazare’s movement a success. Members of the Dharma Yatra Mahasangh, a wing of the VHP, had opened stalls at Ramlila Maidan to offer food to over 20,000 people every day. He dismissed the allegations of their organization taking advantage of their unprecedented support to Anna Hazare. He also laid emphasis on their support to Anna Hazare in the future.
The VHP chief termed Team Anna’s movement historic but stated that nobody has the right to insult the parliament and its members.
VHP supports Anna’s agitation: Togadia
TNN Aug 28, 2011, 03.18pm ISTTags:VHP|Togadia
VARANASI: Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia said that only strong laws are not enough to end corruption completely from the society, and there is a need to build strong character in people in general by incorporating moral education in the academic curriculum.
Talking to journalists here on Saturday, Togadia supported the anti-corruption agitation of Anna Hazare and said that a strong Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayukta in states are needed to put a check on corruption.
He said that VHP extends its support to all those who are fighting against corruption. But at the same time, he also expressed his doubts over the efficiency of the proposed law.