The Election Commissioner of India, Sushil Chandra has been appointed as a next Chief Election Commissioner of India. Chandra will assume charge with effect from 13th April 2021. He will replace incumbent Chief Election Commissioner, Sunil Arora, who will retire on 12th April 2021.

The Election Commission consists of 3-members, namely Chief Election Commissioner and 2 Election Commissioners. The two ECs are Rajiv Kumar and Sushil Chandra.