> >

CBI vs CBI: Delhi HC gives relief to Rakesh Asthana until 29 October; asks agency head Alok Verma to respond

Firstpost Tuesday, 8 January 2019 ()
In a fresh twist to the tussle within the Central Bureau of Investigation involving the agency's number 1 and number 2 officials, the investigative agency has divested Special CBI Director Rakesh Asthana of all charges. The move is the latest in a series of development that split open the rift within the top ranks of CBI.
Credit: Hindustan Times - Published < > Embed
News video: Sacked CBI chief Alok Verma resigns, refuses transfer as fire service chief

β–Ά Sacked CBI chief Alok Verma resigns, refuses transfer as fire service chief 00:30

Alok Verma, the first CBI director to be removed by a PM-led panel, refused to take up his next assignment and resigned from service on Friday. Verma, who was not allowed to represent before the three-member committee, said β€œnatural justice was scuttled and the entire process was turned upside down...

Recent related news from verified sources

CBI's post of director of prosecution vacant after OP Verma retires; Centre seeks nomination from different ministries

The CBI is working without a regular chief after the agency's Director Alok Verma was transferred from the top post in the probe agency.
Firstpost - India

CBI turmoil shows no signs of abating: Alok Verma submits resignation, Delhi HC denies relief to Rakesh Asthana

Alok Verma asked the government to treat him "deemed superannuated" with immediate effect, while the Delhi HC denied relief to CBI Special Director...
Firstpost - IndiaAlso reported by •DNA

Alok Verma resigns: CBI director's post is a perfect example of the maxim 'uneasy lies the head that wears a crown'

Former CBI chief Alok Verma braced a bitter and public battle with his number two, Rakesh Asthana during his tenure.
Firstpost - India

CBI purge continues: Asthana, 2 Verma loyalists moved out

A week after a high-powered committee led by the PM removed Alok Verma as CBI director, the government "curtailed" the tenure of his estranged number two,...
IndiaTimes - IndiaAlso reported by •DNA

You Might Like

Tweets about this

Other recent news in India

BJP MP Rudy slams SHATRUGHAN SINHA for attending United India Rally KolkataKOLKATA rally chorus: Oust Modi, but need to prove we can deliver
Death toll mounts to 66 in Central MEXICO gas pipeline explosionSurat boy tops JEE Main in Gujarat with 99.99 PERCENTILE
Environmentally friendly: newsR is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 newsR / One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest