Anna Hazare

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Indian anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare and retired Indian Army... News PhotoActivist,Airport,Airport Terminal,Anna Hazare,Horizontal,Human Rights,India,Indian Military,Mahatma Gandhi,Mumbai,Politics,Press Conference,Retirement,SouvenirPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIndian anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare (R) and retired Indian Army General V.K.Singh (2L) hold some of the personal memorabilia of Mahatma Gandhi during a news conference at the international airport terminal in Mumbai on January 8, 2013. Gandhi's pair of iconic spectacles, a famous wooden ‘charkha’ which he personally used, a signed prayer book, several letters and other documents pertaining to Gandhi’s life, and 24 other personal memorabilia were auctioned in London on April 17, 2012 and purchased by Indian industrialist Kamal Morarka who handed over the memorabilia to Hazare and his team. The memorabilia will be showcased in a tour around the country. AFP PHOTO/ PUNIT PARANJPE (Photo credit should read PUNIT PARANJPE/AFP/Getty Images)