To change our nation we have to change our villages, and to do that we have to change ourselves.” – Anna Hazare
Kisan Baburao Hazare, popularly known as Anna Hazare is an Indian social activist and a prominent leader in the 2011 Indian anti-corruption movement, using nonviolent methods following the teachings of Mahatma Gandhi
Anna, has won numerous awards and honors including the Padma Bhushan. Today, he is nationally known for his many crusades, especially against corruption. It was mainly due to him that Maharashtra’s Right to Information Act was approved and then amended in 2006. Meanwhile, Ralegaon Siddhi has become a exemplary for many other villages in the country.