COMMITTEES RELATED TO ELECTORAL REFORMS
The various committees and commissions which have examined our electoral system, election machinery as well as election process and suggested reforms are mentioned here.
a. Joint Parliamentary Committee on Amendments to Election Laws (197172)
b. Law Commission of India 255th Report on Electoral Reforms (2015).
ELECTORAL REFORMS BEFORE 1996
ELECTORAL REFORMS OF 1996
In 1990, the National Front Government headed by V P Singh appointed a committee on electoral reforms under the chairmanship of Dinesh Goswami, the then Law Minister. The Committee, in its report submitted in 1990 itself, made a number of proposals on electoral reforms. Some of these recommendations were
ELECTORAL REFORMS AFTER 1996
ELECTORAL REFORMS SINCE 2010
|1. What are some key electoral reforms mentioned in the article?|
|2. How have electronic voting machines (EVMs) contributed to electoral reforms?|
|3. What is the significance of voter identification cards in electoral reforms?|
|4. How has the Election Commission of India (ECI) contributed to electoral reforms?|
|5. What is the significance of the NOTA (None of the Above) option in electoral reforms?|