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Anna Hazare ends fast, says has given government time till August to come good on assurance

Anna Hazare today ended his six-day fast after the Central government said his demands were accepted. While ending his fast at Ramlila Maidan, he said he has been assured by the government that appointments of Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states would be made soon.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Union Minster of State for Agriculture Gajendra Shekhawat conveyed him messages of Central government.
Hazare said that he has given the government six months time to come good on its assurance and warned that his protest will again begin in September if the demands were not met.