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Many cities around the world are labouring under the weight of informal settlements containing hundreds of thousands of people, such as the Dharavi slum in Mumbai.
Many cities around the world are labouring under the weight of informal settlements containing hundreds of thousands of people, such as the Dharavi slum in Mumbai.
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Campaigning in slums and dressed like a gas station attendant, ordinary man changes political landscape for 1.2 billion Indians

Indian politics is never going to be the same again, ever. A nondescript man with a toothbrush mustache, Arvind Kejriwal, has transformed the entire political landscape and Indians are talking only of him and his new political party, the Aam Aadmi Party (Ordinary Man’s Party).

Kejriwal has revolutionized politics. He has thrown the rule book out of the window with his one year old anti-corruption party. It began as a social movement, tapping into the new energies fizzing all over India – students, farmers, civil rights groups, NGOs, social activists, women’s groups and the urban youth.