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1

Chief election commissioner appointed by _____
Conditions and tenure decided by ________

President
President

2

Tenure of chief election commissioner and other election commissioners?

6 years or until they attain 65 years, whichever is earlier

3

Election commission is a ______ and ______ body established by the constitution directly to ensure _______

permanent, independent, free and fair elections.

4

removal grounds and removal majority for chief election commissioner

same as Supreme Court judge - proved misbehaviour and incapacity
special majority 2 - 2/3 P&V > 1/2 TS