Arvind Kejriwal (born of sixteen August 1968) is an Indian presidential candidate and social activist. Born in Haryana, Kejriwal can be described as graduate of the Indian Commence of Technology Kharagpur, in which he studied Mechanical Architectural. He is a former Indian Revenue Service (IRS) and former Joint Commissioner in theIncome Tax Department. He is well known intended for his role in creating janlokpal invoice and his initiatives to bring and implement the Right to Information (RTI) act by grassroots level. Kejriwal gained the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent Leadership in 2006 for his contribution to the enactment of the Right to Information Act and for his efforts to empower the poorest people of India. In 2006, following resigning in the IRS, he donated his Magsaysay prize money while corpus fund to identified a NGO, Public Cause Research Base.In November 2012, he created a political party named Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). -------------------------------------------------
In 12 , 1999, whilst he was still in service together with the Income Tax Section, he helped found a movement called Parivartan(which means change), focused on assisting citizens in navigating income tax, electrical energy and meals ration matters in parts of Delhi. He is convinced " Modify begins with small things". It also helped push the withdrawal of the effort to privatise Delhi's water supply simply by the Delhi Jal Board in 2005. It also helps other teams in teaching citizens countrywide about India's Right to Details Act, which includes proved very effective in Delhi in negotiating people's issues with gov departments. It is studying the institutionalization of local self-governance, taking model in rural areas in which a general body chooses how much money should be spent and what jobs, and holds government officials to bank account if these plans are generally not implemented correctly. Directly to Information editbeta
In This summer 2006, pursuing the introduction of...