Rajeev Dhavan, a senior advocate at India’s Supreme Court, is the latest to raise voice against this routinely abused constitutional provision. In a hard-hitting column in Outlook magazine, he says it’s about time India got rid of this so-called emergency measure which is only used for bringing state governments down for political purposes. Here’s his full article…

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