New Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar takes over charge

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Rajiv Kumar Appointed As New Election Commissioner of India

The Former Finance Secretary Rajiv Kumar, on September 1 took over the charge of India's new Election Commissioner. He is the successor of Ashok Lavasa, who has currently joined the Asian Development Bank, Philippines, as their Vice President. Kumar, a retired IAS officer has joined the position with Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora, and Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra for a tenure of five years.

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 04:57 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

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