One of those things you write a thousand times until it stops registering with your brain, I suppose: India’s “Emergency” happened under Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, not under her Italian-born daughter-in-law Sonia Gandhi, who of course has not served as prime minister and is very much still with us and active in Indian politics.
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