I salute those who defended democracy during Emergency: PM Modi

On Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, India remembers those who made extreme sacrifices for the sake of India's democracy during Emergency. Former PM Indira Gandhi had imposed Emergency on June 25, 1975 and it continued till March 21, 1977. BJP leaders, including Home Minister Amit Shah, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and many others have slammed Congress over the Emergency rule in 1975.