Irom’s PRJA Becomes Manipur’s First Crowd Funded Political Party
“We want to democratise political campaigns and fight corruption”, says Erendro Leichonbam, PRJA Convener.
On 18 October, Irom Sharmila launched the Peoples’ Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRJA), a political party aimed at ushering in “nonviolence, peace and understanding” in Manipur, after she broke her fast on 9 August. Erendro Leichonbam, the Convener of the party explained how crowd funding would help root out corruption. Soon the party expects to be allotted a symbol.
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