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Sunil Arora

Former CEC TN Seshan’s mortal remains consigned to flames

Seshan has left behind a rich legacy for the Commission and will continue to inspire us at the EC.

12 Nov 2019 5:16 AM

BJP-ruled Maharashtra, Haryana will go to polls on October 21

With BJP governments in power in both Maharashtra and Haryana, it is crucial for the party to retain these states.

22 Sep 2019 4:12 AM

Maharashtra poll dates may be notified tomorrow

The process is likely to get over, as per tradition, before Diwali holidays, which end on October 27, said a senior official.

18 Sep 2019 3:30 AM

CEC Sunil Arora takes charge of largest global organisation of Election Management

Arora, who succeeds Ion Mincu Radulescu, the incumbent chairman from Romania, has been given the charge for two years from 2019 to 2021.

03 Sep 2019 7:48 PM

Allegations of EVM tampering made with criminal intent: CEC Sunil Arora

EVMs cannot be tampered with, but they can malfunction just like the equipment used by you in everyday life,' he said.

11 Aug 2019 2:42 PM


EC submits list of newly-elected MPs to President for constitution of 17th Lok Sabha

On Saturday evening, newly-elected MPs of the National Democratic Alliance are likely elect Narendra Modi as its leader.

25 May 2019 2:35 PM

EC: Dissent of Election Commissioners will be recorded

The decision was taken at a meeting of the full Commission which was called specifically to take on board the concerns expressed by Lavasa.

21 May 2019 8:30 PM

AAP writes to CEC Arora, seeks additional security at strong room in Delhi

AAP has alleged the opposition parties have planned attempts to gerrymander with EVMs a day or two ahead of the actual counting on May 23.

20 May 2019 5:39 PM

CEC Arora denies rift, says ‘members are not clones’

The CEC said a meeting has been called on Tuesday to discuss this and related matters.

19 May 2019 2:58 AM

Mamata asks CEC to ensure final phase of Lok Sabha polls without orders of PM Modi

'The roadshow was itself a deliberate, intentional and a criminal conspiracy to vandalize the culture and heritage of Kolkata,' CM said.

18 May 2019 9:10 PM


'Difference in views, should be': CEC slams row over Lavasa dissent

‘The three members of EC are not expected to be template or clones of each other,’ the statement released by CEC said.

18 May 2019 1:53 PM

Ashok Lavasa to stay out of EC code meet over clean chits to PM, Amit Shah

‘I am being forced to stay away from the meetings since minority decisions are not being recorded,’ Lavasa said.

18 May 2019 10:46 AM

EC has to act tough, enforce conduct

After the pillorying by the Supreme Court, the EC acted post haste.

17 Apr 2019 1:13 AM

MM Joshi writes EC to probe on circulation of fake letter in his name

Joshi, in his letter to the CEC, has stated that the letter was brought to his notice by some friends from the media.

15 Apr 2019 3:04 PM

EC team to visit TN on April 2 to review poll preparedness

Polling in 39 Lok Sabha seats and by-polls to 18 Assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu are scheduled on April 18 in a single phase.

30 Mar 2019 1:58 PM


Call centres raid: AAP files EC plaint

Party workers led by Dy CM Manish Sisodia protest before meeting CEC.

16 Mar 2019 1:41 AM

Election Commission move upsets Kashmir Valley leaders

Abdulla said that it is for the first time since 1996 that the Assembly elections in the state are not being held on time.

11 Mar 2019 6:48 AM

For poll commission, the devil is in the detail

Arora failed to give the assurance that the VVPATs (the paper trails) for the ballots vote cast through EVMs will be counted.

11 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

EC declares schedule for 2019 LS polls, counting of votes on May 23

Elections will be held for 543 seats of Lok Sabha on approximately 10 lakh polling booths across the country.

10 Mar 2019 6:00 PM

Ex-Navy chief says 'not to misuse the armed forces' for political gains

In a letter to Sunil Arora, Admiral Ramdas expressed concerns on 'recent instances' of parties using armed forces' for political gains.

09 Mar 2019 8:41 AM