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Former Chief Election Commissioner TN Seshan passes away at 86


Seshan was known for having ruthlessly enforced the model code of conduct and led the game-changing electoral reforms in the 1990s

Former chief election commissioner (CEC) TN Seshan passed away in Chennai, Tamil Nadu on November 10 following a cardiac arrest. He was 86.

Seshan was known for having ruthlessly enforced the model code of conduct and led the game-changing electoral reforms in the 1990s.

He was not keeping good health for the past few years and passed away at 9.45 pm, his daughter Srividhya told news agency PTI.

Though Seshan was largely confined to his home due to ...


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