New Delhi: Team Anna collected donations of Rs 2.94 crore in the past six months out of which Rs 1.14 crore came during Anna Hazare’s 12-day hunger strike in Ramlila Maidan.
According to Team Anna, a total of 27,505 people, have contributed financially.
Out of the Rs 2.94 crore collected during the six months, they have decided to return Rs 42.55 lakh to donors, who did not provide their complete details and their sources of funding.
Out of the rest Rs 2.51 crore, Team Anna has spent Rs 1.5 crore in the past six months. Team Anna spent Rs 9.83 lakh on travel while another Rs 2.68 lakh was spent on communication expenses. The Team has spent Rs 45.50 lakh for public awareness, and Rs 26.55 lakh on printing. It also spent Rs 9.29 lakh as salary and stipend to the staffs.