Alok Verma Shunted Out.... Again!

CBI Director Alok Verma was removed from the position on the charges of corruption after a marathon meeting of the high-powered selection committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 10 January.

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Verma, whose fixed tenure of two years was to end on January 31, is the first chief in the 55-years of the CBI’s history to be shunted out

Verma has been posted as DG Fire Service, Civil Defence and Home Guards, under the Union Home Ministry.

The charge of the CBI has been given back to Additional Director M Nageshwar Rao

The decision for the removal of 1979-batch IPS officer Verma was taken by a majority with Kharge opposing the move