A police van believed to be carrying the five men accused in the gangrape and murder of the 23-year-old—PTI

A police van believed to be carrying the five men accused in the gangrape and murder of the 23-year-old—PTI

A police van believed to be carrying the five men accused in the gangrape and murder of the 23-year-old—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.