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Shanti Bhushan donates Rs. 1 crore to Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party

PTI  New Delhi, November 26, 2012
First Published: 22:03 IST(26/11/2012) | Last Updated: 22:08 IST(26/11/2012)

Former law minister Shanti Bhushan on Monday donated Rs. 1 crore to the newly-launched Aam Aadmi Party and said people from all walks of society will sit in Parliament after the 2014 general elections.

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Bhushan, whose son Prashant is a member of the AAP's national executive, donated Rs. 1 crore to Arvind Kejriwal's party at the celebrations to mark its launch.

Besides, over Rs. 1.6 lakh was collected from people who had gathered to witness the ceremony.

Speaking at the rally, Shanti Bhushan said people of the country have "stood up for themselves" and that they would decide their fate from now on.

"Parliament will have common people. People from all walks of the society will go to Parliament. They will decide their future," he said.


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