The unexpected ferocious attack by the Anna team has left the Congress at shock and hence, the party have decided to go soft on Anna and also admits the fact that arresting him was a mistake. They want talks to resume. That's even as nine Opposition parties plan to protest on August 23, demanding a stronger lokpal bill. "It was a mistake to arrest Anna," said Sandeep Dikshit.
But the pressure is not just from Anna. Opposition parties like Left, AIADMK are to protest on August 23 demanding a stronger Bill. Rajeev Chadrashekhar and Varun Gandhi have already listed the Jan Lokpal Bill as a Private Members' Bill. Nine opposition parties plan to protest on August 23, demanding a stronger lokpal bill.