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Correct Option is None of the above

The Constitution of India has established a permanent and independent body to ensure free and fair elections in the country known as the Election Commission. Article 324 of the Constitution provides that the power of superintendence, direction, and control of elections to parliament, state legislatures, the office of president of India, and the office of vice president of India shall be vested in the election commission. The Constitution has not prescribed the qualifications(legal, educational, administrative or judicial) of the members of the Election Commission. Hence Option(d) is correct. Powers and functions 1. To determine the territorial areas of the electoral constituencies throughout the country on the basis of the Delimitation Commission Act of Parliament 2. To grant recognition to political parties and allot election symbols to them.

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