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When was Alok Verma sacked as CBI chief?

Asked on 11-01-2019 by Sanvi Dasgupta

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Alok Verma was sacked as CBI Chief on January 10, 2019. On January 9, the Supreme Court had reversed Centre's order, which divested him of all powers, and sent him back to work.

Who took the decision to sack Verma?

Asked on 11-01-2019 by Aradhya Malik

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The select panel headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and including Justice AK Sikri and Mallikarjun Kharge decided to sack Verma. Notably, Kharge was against his ouster.

Why was Alok Verma sacked?

Asked on 11-01-2019 by Trishla Shah

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Alok Verma was sacked after the panel took into consideration the findings of CVC. The vigilance body found him guilty on five out of ten cases.

What is next for Verma?

Asked on 11-01-2019 by Ajay Dutta

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Verma has been given the post of Director General of Fire Services. He will stay in office till January 31.

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