Q. Why is this in News?
A. A five-judge bench of the Supreme Court (SC) unanimously ruled previously that the appointment of the Chief Election Commissioner and the Election Commissioners shall be made by the President on the advice of a Committee consisting of the Prime Minister, the Leader of the Opposition of the Lok Sabha and Chief Justice of India (CJI).
Q. What are the Other Important Points of the Verdict?
Q. What is the Challenge?
Q. What are the Existing Provisions for Appointment to ECI?