New Delhi, Feb 14 : A former Indian Revenue Service(IRS) officer Sushil Chandra, has been appointed as the new Election Commissioner.
The appointment of Mr Chandra as the new Election Commissioner was announced on Thursday.
Mr Chandra is a 1980 batch officer of the Indian Revenue Service.
At present, Sunil Arora is the chief election commissioner and Ashok Lavasa is the election commissioner.
Mr Chandra will be the second election commissioner in the three-member poll panel.
His appointment will be effective from the date of assuming office. (UNI)