Rajasthan CM Bhajanlal Sharma Criticizes Congress for 1975 Emergency

Rajasthan CM Bhajanlal Sharma condemns Congress for the 1975 Emergency, calling it a "murder of democracy" and highlighting the imprisonment of people and press censorship.

Sumit Kumar
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Bhajanlal Sharma

By A Staff Reporter

Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Bhajanlal Sharma sharply criticized the Congress party, recalling the Emergency declared on June 25, 1975, as a dark period in Indian history. "Congress had murdered democracy; June 25 is celebrated as a black day," Sharma stated. He described the night of June 25, 1975, as a thunderbolt for the nation, marked by mass imprisonments and press censorship. Sharma accused Congress of misusing the Constitution during that time, underscoring the long-lasting impact on India's democratic framework.