Government constitutes 8-member committee to examine ‘One nation, One election’: Head- Ram Nath Kovind
- Law Ministry has constituted an 8-member committee to examine ‘One nation, One election’. This committee will be chaired by Ram Nath Kovind.
- The seven other members are- seven other members which includes Home Minister Amit Shah, Senior Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Ghulam Nabi Azad, NK Singh, Subhash C. Kashyap, Harish Salve and Sanjay Kothari.
- The committee will examine and recommend specific amendments to the Constitution, the Representation of the People Act and any other laws and rules which would require amendments for the purpose of holding simultaneous elections.
Points to remember:
- Who is the head of the committee formed by Law Ministry to examine ‘One nation, One election’?- Ram Nath Kovind.
Source: The Mint