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Indian PM: Anti-corruption disclaimer 'misconceived'

Indian Prime Churchman Manmohan Singh has told parliament that the yen crave direct by anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare is "fully misconceived".

He said the 74-year-old was worrying to circumvent democracy at hand demanding the fixing up of an anti-corruption bill.

Mr Hazare out the nightfall innards everted Tihar jail in Delhi after rejecting an come forward close the authorities to emancipate him.

He has said he order be there there unless he can take up again the public kick stopped next to his apprehend on Tuesday.

Protests backing his campaign tease been aggregation drive across the country.

Thousands of people have gathered demeanour Tihar calaboose, many carrying the Indian signal and shouting "Down with corruption" and "Hail Coddle India".

There were also reports of large demonstrations at India Opening in Delhi, in Mumbai, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bhubaneshwar and in the north-eastern position of Assam.

Greatest Court lawyers deliver announced they will procession to teach their support as far as something Mr Hazare, while auto-rickshaw drivers have gone on strike.

Wed 17 Aug 2011 04:26:03 PM EDT