• state of emergency is a situation in which a government is empowered to perform actions that it would normally not be permitted. A government can declare such state during a disaster, civil unrest, or armed conflict. Such declaration alerts citizens to change their normal behavior and orders government agencies to implement emergency plans. Justitium is its equivalent in Roman law—a concept in which the senate could put forward a final decree (senatus consultum ultimum) that was not subject to dispute.
  • Emergency Provisions are contained in Part Eighteen of the Constitution of India. The President of India has the power to impose emergency rule in any or all the Indian states if the security of part or all of India is threatened by “war or external aggression or armed rebellion”.

Three types of Emergency

  • National Emergency – Article 352
  • State Emergency – Article – 356
  • Financial Emergency – Article 360

 Emergency and their Details 

Types Of Emergency Details
National Emergency – Article 352Click Here
State Emergency – Article - 356Click Here
Financial Emergency – Article 360Click Here

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