Supporters of Anna Hazare gathered at a square in Pune to condemn the police action and his detention in Delhi this morning.
Carrying placards, scores of people raised slogans at Balgandharva square, supporting Hazare’s anti-corruption campaign and condemning the government for “anti-democratic” measures.
The protesters took out a morcha through the streets before staging a noisy demonstration, in which, many youths and social activists participated.
Meanwhile, activists of Nasik District Bhrashtachar Virodi Andolan’, also took out a rally through the main streets of the city protesting against the police action.
Wearing Gandhi-caps, written with ‘Mi Anna Hazare’ (I Am Anna Hazare) and shouting anti-UPA slogans, hundreds of people, including senior citizens, freedom fighters, youths, participated in the rally.