A K Joti takes over as CEC

NEW DELHI
6 Jul 2017

Achal Kumar Joti today took charge as the 21st Chief Election Commissioner and said the poll panel will work towards ensuring that all voters exercise their franchise. He said that the mission of 'no voter is left behind' will continue to be his priority even as the focus area will be to actively promote e-governance for holding state and Lok Sabha elections. The CEC said the commission will pursue vigorously its commitment to hold free, fair, inclusive and credible elections throughout the country.