Aam Aadmi

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For the Indian political party, see Aam Aadmi Party.

Aam Aadmi (Hindi: आम आदमी, Urdu: عام آدمی) — literal translation: "common man" (ām meaning common + ādmī meaning man) — is a Hindu colloquial expression and the equivalent of "the Average Joe."

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The Aam Aadmi Ka Sipahi (the Common Man's Army)[1] upholds the Right to Information Act and NREGA. The Aam Aadmi Ka Sipahi aims to popularise the UPA government's flagship programmes by the Youth Congress and train local youths in e-governance and use of computers.[2][3] Youth will work at the panchayat level to facilitate the smooth functioning of NREGA and the Right to Information Act.[4] They create awareness among the rural poor of their rights.

In 2014, the new prime minister Modi directed that Air India change its long-standing maharaja logo for one utilising aam aadmi.[5]

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  1. ^ "Soldier tag for Youth Cong – Pro-poor Scheme launched". The Daily Telegraph. 14 May 2007. Retrieved 2 February 2010. 
  2. ^ "Rahul Gandhi to launch 'Aam Admi Ka Sipahi' | TopNews". Topnews.in. 18 July 2009. 
  3. ^ "Rahul Gandhi to launch 'Aam Admi Ka Sipahi' – Thaindian News". Thaindian.com. 18 July 2009. 
  4. ^ AAM AADMI KA SIPAHI http://www.indianyouthcongress.blogspot.com
  5. ^ Sinha, Saurabh (23 June 2014). "Make aam admi, not Maharaja, mascot of Indian aviation: Modi". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 23 June 2014.