Sushil Chandra (File Photo)
Sushil Chandra (File Photo)

Sushil Chandra appointed as new Election Commissioner

ANI | Updated: Feb 14, 2019 19:51 IST

New Delhi [India], Feb 14 (ANI): Less than two months before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Sushil Chandra, chairperson of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), was on Thursday appointed as the new Election Commissioner of India.
Chandra is a 1980 batch officer of the Indian Revenue Service (Income Tax cadre). He will take charge on Friday.
He will succeed Sunil Arora, who was appointed on December 2, 2018. (ANI)