US President Barack Obama (right) and daughter Malia sing with a man dressed as Santa Claus—AP

US President Barack Obama (right) and daughter Malia sing with a man dressed as Santa Claus—AP

US President Barack Obama (right) and daughter Malia sing with a man dressed as Santa Claus—AP

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.