Sushil Chandra Assumes Charge as 24th Chief Election Commissioner of India

New Delhi: Sushil Chandra today assumed charge as the 24th Chief Election Commissioner of India, succeeding Sunil Arora. Shri Arora, who demitted the office on April 12 after completing his tenure.

Chandra has been serving in the Commission as Election Commissioner since February 15, 2019.He is also Member of Delimitation Commission since February 18, 2020 looking after Delimitation of Jammu Kashmir UT.

Having held several posts in the Income-Tax Department for nearly 39 years, Sushil Chandra had also been CBDT Chairman from 1st November 2016 – 14th February 2019.

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