Civics

The reform recently introduced by the Election Commission of India to check the impersonation is __________.


ANSWER

The introduction of electoral photo identity card


SOLUTION

The Election Commission is the Constitutional body duly assigned the task of superintendence, direction and control of elections consisting of Parliament, State Legislature, President and Vice President of India.

In order to check cases of impersonation, it introduced photo identity cards. It was an innovative idea of T.N. Seshan, the former CEC.

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