The Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and other commissioners are appointed by the _____.
Prime Minister of India
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
President of India
Vice President of India
The correct option is C President of India
The President of India appoints the Chief Election Commissioner. Conventionally, senior-most Election Commissioner is appointed as CEC. He has a tenure of six years, or up to the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier.