India rep joins group for poll observation

INDIA yesterday confirmed that a representative from their country has joined the Multinational Observer Group (MOG) as a co-lead nation in preparation for tomorrow’s election.

Sayan Chatterjee, who has worked in the Indian Administrative Service for about 35 years, has had years of experience in policy formulation and election management.

He will join the two other co-lead nation representatives, Peter Reith from Australia and Ambassador Wahid Supriyadi from Indonesia.

Mr Chatterjee previously served as Deputy Election Commissioner in the Election Commission of India, a MOG statement yesterday explained.