Advertisement


S Y Quraishi
India  /  Published 28.03.19

'Ideal if officer, not minister, makes announcements'

Former chief election commissioner S.Y. Quraishi has said that any unavoidable announcement once the model code of conduct has kicked in should ideally be made by an official and not the minister so t...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.03.19

EC voluntary code for social media draws flak

The Election Commission’s voluntary code of ethics drew flak at a panel discussion on “Political campaigning on social media and issues of paid news”, organised by East and South Delhi’s distr...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.02.19

Lack of political will has held back election reforms: ex-poll panel chief

Many electoral reforms are pending for lack of political will or plain lethargy, former Election Commission chief S.Y. Quraishi has written.Quraishi has edited a collection of essays, The Great March ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 10.08.19

What a monkey did after drinking from a tap

Sir — The former chief election commissioner, S.Y. Quraishi, recently tweeted a video showing a monkey drinking water from a tap and then shutting the water off once he had had his fill. Quraishi ri...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 04.11.18

Ex-CEC asks voters to be alert about names missing

Former chief election commissioner S.Y. Quraishi on Sunday said disappearance of names from voter lists might be “deliberate” or not and asked citizens to check electoral rolls ahead of polling da...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 12.01.20

Call to ‘introspect’ on working of Constitution

Eight eminent personalities, including former Supreme Court judge J. Chelameswar and former chief election commissioner S.Y. Quraishi, have appealed to people to “introspect and audit” the working...
By PTI in New Delhi


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Advertisement

Advertisement
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.