Lal Bihari

Year2003
CategoryPeace
CountriesIndia
DescriptionLal Bihari, of Uttar Pradesh, India, for a triple accomplishment. First, for leading an active life even though he has been declared legally dead; Second, for waging a lively posthumous campaign against bureaucratic inertia and greedy relatives; and Third, for creating the Association of Dead People.
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