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That's me. I am the Chief Electoral Officer (WB) working with the Election Commission of India. ..I like reading, travelling and seeing  good films...I know English, French, Bengali and Hindi. My official blog site is CEO's Blog while my official web site is here . My email is . I am also an author of I am a member of the ACE practitioner's network. I was deputed to the Australia Election Commission during their national elctions in 2007. I am a permanent civil servant, now doing the 23rd year in the Indian Administrative Service. Out of this, I've spent more than 12 years in electoral administration. Other assignments have been in Finance, Urban Development and District Administration.


And here are a few newspaper clippings:-






I hope to add a few more clippings soon*. And few extracts from my book.

Hindustan Times, 8 May 2008




                                                   Indian Expess, 1 August 2008


Times of India, 1 Aug 2008


The Statesman, 5 Aug 2008


The Telegraph, 7 August 2008


The Statesman, 7 Aug 2008



    I also look forward to exchange of experiences across the globe.

* Here are some links though (Please tell me if some do not work any longer):


Dated: 1st November 2006:

Dated 21st Oct 2006):

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