Arvind Kejriwal (born 16 Aug 1968) is an Indian social activist working under the banner India Against Corruption. He was an Indian Revenue Service official before joining sociali and political activities. He was awarded Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent Leadership in 2006, for activating India's Right to Information movement at grassroots and social activities to empower the poorest citizens to fight corruption by holding the government answerable to the people. Kejriwal is also a Saathi (fellow) of the Association for India's Development, a Global Impact award winning NGO. In 2006 after resigning from IRS,he founded an NGO Public Cause Research Foundation by donating his Magasaysay award money as corpus fund. In 2010, he along with a few like minded people formed India Against Corruption which aimed at enacting of strong and effective anti-corruption law in India. Arvind Kejriwal was born on 16 August 1968, Haryana. His father was an engineer and he spent most of his childhood...
Of course yes, it's my fundamental right
Nah, I don't want to waste my time
I don't really care and it doesn't matter
I remember the first day I saw a very frail looking Arvind Kejriwal, spearhead the very famous Anna Hazare movement along with the man himself. Our entire country was smitten by the anti-corruption bug and that’s when I thought, ‘Time for change is here’ The entire country was sporting the famous ‘Anna topi’ which became the style statement of sorts. So naturally when Arvind Kejriwal created his own ‘Aam Aadmi Party’, I thought Delhi will get his new Chief Minister in Arv more »