PM Manmohan Singh, Mrs Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi being garlanded at the party’s FDI Rally in New Delhi-PTI

PM Manmohan Singh, Mrs Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi being garlanded at the party’s FDI Rally in New Delhi-PTI

PM Manmohan Singh, Mrs Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi being garlanded at the party’s FDI Rally 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.