Sushil Chandra

Tearful adieu to Kalahandi ex-CDMO

Thousands of people from different walks of life mourned his demise and joined the funeral procession on Sunday.

published on : 29th August 2022

'Rules on linking Aadhaar with electoral rolls can be issued soon; sharing details voluntary': CEC Sushil Chandra

Chandra, who demits office on Saturday evening, also said that the poll panel played a key role in intensifying the vaccination drive in the five states where assembly elections concluded in March.

published on : 14th May 2022

Postal ballot facility for overseas voters being contemplated: CEC Sushil Chandra

In 2020, the EC had proposed to the government to extend the ETPBS facility to eligible overseas Indian voters as well.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Participation of women in Parliament less than desired: Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra

The CEC pointed out that in local bodies, the Constitution guarantees a one-third reservation for women and noted that many grassroots-level women leaders have demonstrated their leadership qualities.

published on : 26th March 2022