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Bike rally held in support of Anna's Jan Lokpal stir

DNMUM218911 | 8/11/2011 | Author : Sukhada P Khandge | WC :265

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In an effort to show their support to Anna Hazare's Jan Lokpal Andolan, around 150 Thanekars participated in a bike rally on Tuesday. Around 80 bike riders and five cars under the leadership of social activist Rajan Raje took off the rally from Kalwa that moved through major places in the city before reaching Dadar and finally merged with the massive rally at Azad Maidan. The sole aim of the rally was to show their support to Hazare's protest that is demanding the government to pass Jan Lokpal Bill.
The uniqueness about the rally was that it spread through the Facebook and youngsters got together and participated in it to show their distress against the government. Raje said, "It was great to see such huge number of you
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