Ralegan Siddhi, June 2 (PTI) Accusing the government of cheating civil right activists on the issue of Lokpal Bill, Anna Hazare today extended his support to yoga guru Ramdev's fast against corruption and said he will join the agitation.
The Gandhian said that the government lacks intention to root out corruption from the system.
"I will join Baba Ramdev on June 5. The fight is against corruption. The government has tried to cheat us. The government had assured us that they would look into our demand," he said, adding that he would hold discussions with the yoga guru on the way forward.
He said the government has "cheated" civil right activists on the issue of Lokpal Bill and people have realised the betrayal by the government.
"I will support Baba Ramdev so that the government does not do what it did when we were fighting.