Pranab Mukherjee paying tributes to, Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary, at Rajghat in New Delhi-PTI

Pranab Mukherjee paying tributes to, Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary, at Rajghat in New Delhi-PTI

Pranab Mukherjee paying tributes to, Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary, at Rajghat 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.