By Hindustan Times
New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- He may be in the eye of a storm, but that isn't stopping 74-year-old Anna Hazare from setting a new fashion trend. A popular T-shirt company has just launched a range of 'anti-corruption' tees to cash in on the youth support for his movement, and others who've been selling Anna merchandise say their stock's disappearing by the second.
"We had these designs for some time, but wanted the launch to be on August 15. Anna Hazare's fast was scheduled to begin on August 16, so it made sense to wait," says Vimal Mariwala, in-charge, operations and sales, Tantra T-shirts. One look at the collection and it's clear that Anna is its star.
"Unfortunately, Baba Ramdev didn't have the same effect. Anna brought something to the table in terms of his honesty, and it's obvious that he's become a cult hero to the youth," says Mariwala. Though they're not yet sure whether polit