Sun, 20 May 2012 22:32:34 GMT

Team Anna's candlelight march for dead activist Balwani

New Delhi: Team Anna Sunday organised a candlelight march here and demanded a proper investigation into the mysterious death of Right To Information (RTI) activist Ravinder Balwani last month.


Team Anna's candlelight march for dead activist Balwani

After the march at Jantar Mantar, Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal said: "Police must conduct proper inquiry into the mysterious death of RTI activist Balwani. Police must not leave the investigation in the case incomplete saying that it is a hit-and-run accident."

The death of Balwani as a unfortunate incident as he was leading a war against corruption, he said.

Senior advocate Shanti Bhushan, a member of Team Anna, also took part in the march and demanded justice for Balwani, who was hit by a speeding car April 23. He died in hospital.

Balwani retired in 2010 from the Delhi government-owned power utility Transco. He joined NGO Parivartan as an RTI activist and exposed corruption in power deals.

Source: IANS

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