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As in the United States after the assumption of office by President Trump, in India too, the country is split in the middle, with Hindutvawadis, and liberals and secularists arraigned against each other.
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Analogies are being drawn with the Emergency during 1975 1977. This is ridiculous. In no way are the two situations even close to each other.
The very fact that the judiciary intervened so decisively in this case at the level of both the high court and the Supreme Court so soon after the event and on one single day is proof enough that this comparison is not valid.
In fact, making such comparisons has been responsible for creating a very negative and destructive mindset in society.