Tag: Chief Election Commissioner

Why praise TN Seshan

KK Sethi One does not know why former Chief Election Commissioner TN Seshan is being remembered. In my view, he was the worst Chief Election Commissioner, who took arbitrary decisions and played with normal rules and regulations. some of his idiosyncrasies were: 1. He directed the returning officers not to declare the election results unless

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Om Prakash Rawat appointed Chief Election Commissioner

NEWSROOM24X7 NETWORK New Delhi: Seniormost Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat was today appointed as the next Chief Election Commissioner (CEC). He takes over from A.K. Joti, who will retire on Monday. Rawat, who will retire at the end 2018 will be overseeing Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chattisgarh and Karnataka , the four states

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Harishankar Brahma assumes office as Chief Election Commissioner

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi Jan 15: Harishankar Brahma is the new Chief Election Commissioner of India. He formally assumed office consequent upon demitting the Office of the Chief Election Commissioner by V.S. Sampath. The President appointed Mr. Bramha, the senior- most Election Commissioner in the Election Commission of India as the new Chief Election Commissioner yesterday.  Mr.

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