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S.Y. Quraishi

S.Y. Quraishi

The writer is a former chief election commissioner of India and author of ‘An Undocumented Wonder: the Making of the Great Indian Election’.

Error of Commission
Sat, Oct 14, 2017

Non-announcement of Gujarat poll dates invites questions. They could undermine EC’s credibility

India and US, polls apart
Tue, Nov 08, 2016

India’s election system is marked by its simplicity, and a fully empowered but fiercely independent EC

Britain’s electoral plumbing
Tue, May 12, 2015

But in both the UK and India, the gaps in the first-past-the-post system are increasingly visible.

‘India’s media is the strength of the EC’
Thu, May 31, 2012

From filling in voter information gaps to catching improprieties,the media has helped keep elections fair and transparent