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Who is the Chief Election Commissioner of India on January 2020?
1. B. B. Tondon
2. Achal Kumar Jyoti
3. Sunil Arora
4. Nasim Zaidi 

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Sunil Arora

The correct answer is Sunil Arora

  • Sunil Arora was the 23rd Chief Election Commissioner of India. 
    • Tenure Dec 2018-April 2021.

  • Sushil Chandra took over as the new chief election commissioner of India (24th) (as of April 2021)
  • First CEC of India: Sukumar Sen
  • B. B. Tondon 14th Chief Election Commissioner of India
  • Nasim Zaidi 20th Chief Election Commissioner of India 
  • Achal Kumar Jyoti 21st Chief Election Commissioner of India

  • About Election Commission:
    • Article: 324
    • Part: XV
    • Established on: 25th January 1950
    • Authority body: One Chief Election Commissioner and two other election commissioners.
    • Function: Election commission controls, directs and superintends elections to the Parliament, State Legislative assembly, office of President and Vice President of India.
      • It is not concerned with the elections of Panchayat and Municipalities in the state.

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