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Chief Election Commissioners of India

Chief Election Commissioners of India
Name Tenure
Sukumar Sen 21 March 1950-19 December 1958
K.V.K. Sundaram 20 December 1958-30 September 1967
S.P. Sen Verma 01 October 1967-30 September 1972
Dr Nagendra Singh 01 October 1972-6 February 1973
T. Swaminathan 07 February 1973-17 June 1977
S.L. Shakdhar 18 June 1977-17 June 1982
R.K. Trivedi 18 June 1982-31 December 1985
R.V.S. Peri Sastri 01 January 1986-25 November 1990
Smt V.S. Rama Devi 26 November 1990-11 December 1990
T.N. Seshan 12 December 1990-11 December 1996
M.S. Gill 12 December 1996-13 June 2001
J.M. Lyngdoh 14 June 2001 - 7 February 2004
T.S. Krishna Murthy 08 February 2004 - 15 May 2005
B.B. Tandon 16 May 2005 - 29 June 2006
N. Gopalaswamy 30 June 2006 - 20 April 2009
Navin Chawla 21 April 2009 - 29 July 2010
S.Y. Qureshi 30 July 2010 - 10 June 2012
V. S. Sampath 11 June 2012 - 15 January 2015
H.S.Brahma 16 January 2015 - 18 April 2015
Dr. Nasim Zaidi 19 April 2015- Incumbent

Source: India Book - A Reference Annual