NCC cadets rehearse for the Republic Day parade at Rajpath during a rainy day in New Delhi-PTI

NCC cadets rehearse for the Republic Day parade at Rajpath during a rainy day in New Delhi-PTI

NCC cadets rehearse for the Republic Day parade at Rajpath during a rainy day in New Delhi-PTI

It was on June 26, 1975, that the Emergency was declared in the country.

The declaration of a state of Emergency in India forty years ago is a matter of debate even now.