January 21, 2018 8:38 pm
Incumbent CEC Achal Kumar Jyoti is expected to hand over the reigns of the Election Commission To Rawat on January 23.
December 23, 2017 9:19 pm
As of December 19, over 18 lakh voters have registered with the Election Commission, the chief election commissioner said, adding that about 50.52 per cent (8.93 lakh) are women voters
October 23, 2017 4:28 pm
Chief Election Commissioner Achal Kumar Joti reiterated that the EC is committed to holding elections in Himachal Pradesh in such a way "the outcome of the result should not affect the voting in Gujarat."
July 29, 2017 10:30 pm
A delegation of top Congress leaders met Chief Election Commissioner Achal Kumar Joti and demanded setting up of a high powered committee to enquire into charges of alleged electoral malpractices by the ruling party and to give a time-bound report
July 06, 2017 5:59 pm
Joti, a 1975-batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, had joined the three-member poll panel as an election commissioner on May 8, 2015 and would be in office till January 17 next year. He retired as the Gujarat chief secretary in January 2013.
May 14, 2015 2:28 am
Joti has served in various posts in Gujarat, including as Chief Secretary from 2010 to 2013.
June 02, 2013 1:36 am
A day after retiring as additional chief secretary in the CMO,Chief Minister Narendra Modis close confidant Kuniyil Kailashnathan