Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Bhojpuri industry stands for Anna Hazare


The revolution started by the activist Anna Hazaare has also influenced the bhojpuri film industry. Last Sunday, a rally was organised in support to Anna Hazaare. This rally started from Adarsh Nagar Andheri. Bhojpuri film PR officer, Uday Bhagat told us that this rally had Rajkumar Pandey, Jagdish Sharma, Harry Fernandes, Raza Murad, Pankaj Kesari, Manoj Pandey, Brijesh Tripathi, Deepak Dubey, Sanjay Pandey, Gopal Rai, Sunil Bihari, Harisharan, Swati Varma, Pushpa Varma, Sahil Chaddha, Pappu Khanna, Kanu Mukherjee, Rajesh-Rajneesh, Siddharth Srivastava, Ajay Kumar and other personalities. This was the first time that people were seen wearing caps with the slogan "Ham Haeen Anna"(bhojpuri) rather than "Me Anna Hazare"(Marathi). This rally marched till Lokhandwala Park and criticized the government for the corruption.