The social activist who managed to create a stir by his indefinite fast unto death for the enactment of the Lokpal Bill against corruption successfully won his battle last night and ended his four day fast after the government agreed to issue a formal order.
From Vivek Oberoi, Priyanka Chopra, Shipa Shetty, filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, Pritish Nandy, Anupam Kher, music composer Vishal Dadlani, Madhur Bhandarkar , Aftab Shivdasani, Dia Mirza, singer Shreya Ghoshal to Bipasha Basu voiced their happiness on the micro-blogging site Twitter for the veteran social activist.
Vivek, Aftab, Dia Mirza and Shilpa delighted for Anna Hazare
Rejoicing the success of Anna Hazare, actor Vivek tweeted, “An incredible victory for truth! Anna Hazare zindabad!!! Bharat mata ki jai!!!”
While Aftab who is overwhelmed with the display of courage by the social activist posted, “Modern day Gandhi – salute to Anna Hazare.. True display of courage! Salute to every democratic indian too! India shines. Amen.
Interestingly, the actress turned produced Dia Mirza was happy with the way the media supported this campaign.
“I believe that this movement was not about sound bites but about covering the people’s mood. Happy that the peoples voice was heard. We went to Azad Maidan today as citizens of our country. We went to show our solidarity to Anna Hazare. The journey has just begun. Thank you MEDIA for staying true. Together we can make the change,” said the actress.
Saluting the success of Anna, Shilpa tweeted, “Anna Hazare has won:)Salute his gumption and selfless work..makes me feel very small..complete Respect!Now this is Democracy.”
Bipasha says that the country needs more leaders like Anna Hazare
Bipasha who loves updating things about her work and other activities has also been supporting the veteran activist through Twitter.
Praising Anna Hazare, Bipasha tweeted, “The victory of Anna Hazare shows d strength of ppl n r democracy!Its a very positive sign 4 India!”
“Corruption is our enemy n nw d tools 2 fight it wil b stronger with d formation of this committee!V need more leaders like Anna Hazare!,” further posted the actress
Like every other celeb, even Priyanka didn’t deter from expressing joy after Anna Hazare won. The actress tweeted, “now..for whats relavent..its a proud moment for a democracy that anna hazare has won.Its been proven again that unity can win over anything!”