Activist GD Agarwal, on indefinite fast, dies in Rishikesh


RISHIKESH: GD Agarwal, who was on an indefinite fast demanding the government to clean River Ganga, died on Thursday at AIIMS hospital, official sources said.

Often called as the Ganga Activist, Agarwal was on a hunger strike since June 22, and breathed his last at the hospital here around noon.

He was transferred to the hospital here from the protest site on October 9.


With inputs from PTI

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