Newly appointed chief election commissioner of India – Hari Shankar Brahma said that the poll panel is thinking about allowing internet and mobile voting. This is being considered as words of surprise for millions of young Indian voters.
Hari Shankar Brahma was appointed as the new chief election commissioner (CEC). This was done according to the convention that the senior-most election commissioner succeeds an outgoing CEC. He succeeded V S Sampath.