George Fernandes passes away: All you need to know about former Defence Minister
George Fernandes was a trade union leader who came to fame during emergency. His posters behind the bar became an emblem of extreme suppression by the Indira Gandhi government during Lok Sabha polls in 1977.
George Fernandes was a born Kannadiga but his politics has been deeply rooted in Bihar. During the formation of NDA government led by Atal Behari Vajpayee in nineties, George was fulcrum of the NDA. Photo source: Reuters