The movie is based on corruption and its affects on the common man. He has been quoted as saying, "When a man's power of tolerance runs out, then whoever is in front of you, if a slap is given, then the brain is put back in place. That is the only road open now."
Hazare had faced some angry emotions for his comments in the aftermath of the slapgate row on Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Nov 24 last year. It was reported that Hazare approved of the act. [Read: 'Slapped only once'; Anna comments on Sharad Pawar assault]
In a case that could welcome flak from various quarters, the comment made by him totally disregards his rhetoric for ahimsa and peaceful methods of protest.