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"When Election Commissioners Were Brave...": Rahul Gandhi On TN Seshan


New Delhi:

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday remembered TN Seshan for initiating impartial, brave, and feared reforms in the Election Commission, something which, the Congress leader said was lacking in the poll body today.

Mr Seshan, who ruthlessly enforced the model code of conduct and led the game-changing electoral reforms in the 1990s, died in Chennai on Sunday following a cardiac arrest. He was 86.

"Unlike today, there was a time when our Election Commissioners were impartial, respected, brave and feared. Shri T N Seshan was one of them. My condolences to his family on his passing," Mr Gandhi ...


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