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...
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