Chief Election Commissioner

"And this has been confirmed not by me, but by technical experts, and nobody has still been able to find out any fault; there can be human errors in operating machines."

Retired IAS officer Sunil Arora took charge as the new Chief Election Commissioner of India. He was appointed as the new Chief Election Commissioner by President Ram Nath Kovind last month replacing Om Prakash Rawat.

New Delhi: Om Prakash Rawat has been elevated as the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) on Sunday, confirmed the official sources. He will take the charge of CEC on January 23. The 64-year-old former Indian Administrative Services (IAS) officer, who was currently serving as the Election Commissioner, will replace Achal Kumar Joti at the post. Rawat …

New Delhi: The dates for the assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh are likely to be announced on Thursday. The three-member Election Commission headed by Chief Election Commissioner AK Jyoti will address a press conference at 1600 hours at which the full poll schedule for the two states was likely to be released. The …

New Delhi: Election Commissioner Achal Kumar Joti has been elevated as the new Chief Election Commissioner (CEC), the Law Ministry stated on Tuesday. Joti will take charge of the office on July 6, the day the incumbent Nasim Zaidi demits office. Joti, a 1975-batch former Indian Administrative Service officer of the Gujarat cadre, will have a …

The CEC will meet all national and state political parties contesting the election at 1400 hours. Naseem Zaidi and the Election Commission team will hold meeting with nodal officers at 1530 hours. The CEC team will meet the Chief Secretary and Deputy General of Police (DGP) of the state at 1630 hours

During the course of stay along with Deputy CEC A.K. Joti, Deputy Election Commissioners Vijay Dev and Umesh Sinha, Director General Dilip Sharma and Director Nikhil Kumar, the CEC led by Zaidi had elaborate meetings with the state officials with regards to preparedness of the elections beside customry meetings with various political parties

Lucknow: The process for UP assembly elections 2017 got underway on Sunday, in a way as Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Nasim Zaidi led eight-member team visited Lucknow and interacted with the representatives of the political parties and state officials to review the poll preparedness. Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi, Election Commissioners Jyoti and Om Prakash …