Rakesh Asthana

Rakesh Asthana and Alok Verma were sent on a forced leave after a bitter feud between them broke out in public. The government suspended both the officers on the basis of recommendation by Central Vigilance Commission.

However, Alok showed his dismay over his unceremonious removal from the CBI, in a letter to Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) . Alok Verma was shunted out as Chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) after a marathon meeting of high-powered selection committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday.

The supreme Court, on Friday, asked Alok Verma to respond to the Central Vigilance Commission's (CVC) inquiry report on allegations of corruption brought against him by Tuesday.

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to interfere with the questioning of a complainant in a bribery case relating to CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana. Hyderabad-based businessman Satish Sana Babu had claimed that he paid Rs 2 crore for being dropped from a case relating to meat exporter Moin Qureshi, which is at the …

New Delhi: The Centre, which on Wednesday virtually sacked CBI Director Alok Verma by asking him to go on leave, also transferred as many as 13 officers of the agency, shunting out almost all those in Vermas team which was probing bribery charges against CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana. According to sources, 13 CBI officers, including …