Former election commissioner Krishnamurty passes away

New Delhi, Apr 14 (PTI) Former election commissioner GVG Krishnamurty died here on Wednesday due to age-related ailments.

According to details shared by his family with the EC, the 86-year-old Krishnamurty passed away around 10 am.

An Indian Legal Service officer, Krishnamurty became the election commissioner in October, 1993.

His last rites will take place this evening at the Lodhi Road crematorium. PTI NAB DV DV