Author:M.G. Debsahayam & Loknayak Jayaprakash

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JP Movement-Emergency and India’s Second Freedom

By: M.G. Debsahayam & Loknayak Jayaprakash

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104701

ISBN: 9789380828619

Condition: New


The deep-dark period of autocracy (1975-77) in India imposed by a 58-year old Indira Gandhi. Those were months of draconian laws, extinguished freedom, Gestapo type arrests, severe press censorship, forced sterilization, impotency of intellectuals and abject surrender marked by terror of the minions and slavery of the elites that made India a fascist-type police state. The return of the sunlight of democracy due largely to the defiance of a 73-year old Jayaprakash Narayan (JP) popularly called Loknayak, a congenital democrat. Emergency was not merely the defeat of JP and his Movement against c... View more info