Anna to leave Tihar Jail

August 18th, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Gandhian activist Anna Hazare’s health is fine and he will begin fasting at Ramlila Ground after leaving Tihar Jail, his aide Arvind Kejriwal said here Thursday.

“Anna’s doctors are with him. They will be monitoring his health twenty four hours,” Kejriwal told reporters outside Tihar Jail.

“We have been given the Ramlila Ground for 15 days, and also been assured that if we need the ground for more days, we can stay there,” Kejriwal added.

MCD Commissioner K.S. Mehra told IANS that Ramlila Ground is being cleaned up.

Seventyfour-year old Anna Hazare was jailed ahead of his fast at J.P. Park and has been in Tihar Jail since the last three days. He is demanding a stronger anti-corruption bill.

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