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Election commission

Navdeep Kaur
Engineer,UPSC aspirant,Avid learner "A candle lose nothing by lighting another candle"

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THANKS SIR, CONCEPT IS CLEARED
✒✒ awesome📚
Navdeep Kaur
a year ago
thankyou :))
  1. ELECTION COMMISSION ARTICLE: 324 PRESENT CHIEF ELECTION COMMISSIONER: SHRI OM PRAKASH RAWAT Electoral Process in India IRVACHAN SADAN ELECTION COMMISSION OF NDIA Logo of Election Commission of India


  2. 1. ENACTED BY STATUE 2. LOKPAL AND LOKAYUKTAS 3. LAW CALLED REGULATION STATUARY BODY CENTRE AND STATE 1. BY EXECUTIVE RESOLUTION 2. PLANNING COMMISSION 3. NITI AYOG EXECUTIVE BODY


  3. ELECTION COMMISSION 1.PERMANENT AND INDEPENDENT BODY 2 CONDUCTS FREE AND FAIR ELECTIONS 3. COMES UNDER ARTICLE 324 OF THE CONSTITUTION SUPERINT- ENDENCE DIRECTION CONTROL


  4. NOT CONCERNED WITH THE ELECTIONS TO: 1. PANCHAYATS 2. MUNCIPALITIES IN THE STATE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA PROVIDES SEPARATE ELECTION COMMISSION FOR STATES


  5. COMPOSITION OF ELECTION COMMISSION: 1.CHIEF ELECTION COMMISSIONER AND SUCH NUMBER OF OTHER ELECTION COMMISSIONERS-PRESIDENT MAY FIX FROM TIME TO TIME 2.APPOINTMENT SHALL BE MADE BY PRESIDENT 3.WHEN ANY OTHER ELECTION COMMISSONER IS APPOINTED CHIEF ELECTION COMMISSIONER ACTS AS A CHAIRMAN. 4.PRESIDENT MAY ALSO APPOINT AFTER CONSULTATION WITH THE ELECTION COMMISSION-REGIONAL COMMISSIONERS AS HE MAY CONSIDER NECESSARY TO ASSIST THE ELECTION COMMISSION. 5. CONDITIONS OF SERVICE AND TENURE OF OFFICE OF THE ELECTION COMMISSIONERS AND THE REGIONAL COMMISSIONERS SHALL BE DETERMINED BY THE PRESIDENT


  6. CHANGES: 1.SINCE 1950-OCT15,1989, ELECTION COMMISSION-SINGLE MEMBER BODY CONSISTING OF CHIEF ELECTION COMMISSIONER 2. ON OCTOBER 1989, THE PRESIDENT APPOINTED TWO MORE ELECTION COMMISSIONERS TO COPE WITH THE INCREASED WORK OF THE EC ON THE ACCOUNT OF LOWERING OF THE VOTING AGE FROM 21 YEARS TO 18 YEARS 3.ELECTION COMMISSION FUNCTIONED AS A MULTIMEMBER BODY CONSISTING OF 3 ELECTION COMMISSIONERS 4.TWO POST OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS WERE ABOLISHED IN 1990 AND ELECTION COMMISSION WAS REVERTED TO EARLIER POSITION. 5.AGAIN IN OCT 1993, PRESIDENT APPOINTED 2 ELECTION COMMISSIONERS. 6.SINCLE THEN, ELECTION COMMISSION HAS BEEN FUNCTIONING AS A MULTIMEMBER BODY CONSISTING OF THREE ELECTION COMMISSIONERS ..TO BE CONTINUED


  7. 6.TWO OTHER ELECTION COMMISSIONER HAVE EQUAL POWERS AND RECEIVE EQUAL SALARY ALLOWANCES AND OTHER PERQUISITES,WHICH ARE SIMILAR TO THOSE OF JUDGES OF SUPREME COURT 7. IN CASE OF DIFFERENCE OF OPINION AMONGST CHIEF ELECTION COMMISSION AND/OR TNO OTHER ELECTION COMMISSIONERS MATTER IS DECIDED BY THE COMMISSION BY MOAJORITY 8.HOLDS OFFICE FOR A TERM OF 6 YEARS OR UNTIL THEY ATTAIN THE AGE OF 65 YEARS, WHICHEVER IS EARLIER. 9.THEY CAN RESIGN AT ANY TIME OR CAN ALSO BE REMOVED BEFORE EXPIRY OF THEIR OWN TERM.


  8. INDEPENDENT AND IMPARTIAL FUNCTIONING HE CANNOT BE REMOVED FROM HIS OFFICE EXCEPT IN SAME MANNER AND ON SAME GROUND AS JUDGE OF SUPREME COURT ON THE GROUND: 1.MISBEHAVIOR 2.INCAPACITY HE DOEST NOT HOLD HIS OFFICE TILL THE PLEASURE OF PRESIDENT, THOUGH HE IS APPOINTED BY HIM.


  9. POWERS AND FUNCTIONS: THREE CATEGORIES: 1.ADMINISTRATIVE 2.ADVISORY 3.QUASI-JUDICIAL


  10. QUESTIONS REALTED: 1.ELECTION COMMISSION COMES UNDER WHICH ARTICLE? ANS:ARTICLE 324 2.WHO WAS THE FIRST WOMEN TO BECOME CHIEF EC? ANS: V.S RAMADEVI 3. FOR, ELECTION COMMISSION WHO WORKS AT DISTRICT RETURNING OFFICER AT DISTRICT LEVEL? ANS: DISTRICT COLLECTOR