.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Anjali Bhardwaj is a 48-year-old Indian social activist, who is working on the issues of transparency and accountability. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@AnjaliB_)

  • Anjali Bhardwaj has served as an active member of the RTI Movement in India for over 2 decades
  • Bhardwaj, 48, is the founder of Satark Nagrik Sangathan (SNS)
  • SNS is a citizens' group that is aimed at promoting transparency and accountability in government

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Indian activist Anjali Bhardwaj has been announced an anti-corruption champion by the Biden administration. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@AnjaliB_)

  • Anjali Bhardwaj is working on issues of transparency and accountability in India
  • The Anti-Corruption Champions Award will recognise who tirelessly work to defend transparency, US Secretary of State said
  • The award is a "recognition of the collective effort of people and groups across the country who hold power to account", Bhardwaj said