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V.M.Tarkunde is regarded as the 'Father of the Civil Liberties Movement in India'. The 90-year old Tarkunde was a follower of M.N.Roy's philosophy of radical humanism and founded the Citizens for Democracy (CFD) with Jayaprakash Narayan in 1974 and the People's Union of Civil Liberties (PUCL) in 1976. He was president of both these organisations till recently.