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Aarav Bhatnagar

Aarav Bhatnagar

Asked on 17 January, 2019

Who removed Alok Verma from his post as CBI chief?

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A high-powered committee, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed Alok Verma. The panel also included the leader of opposition Mallikarjun Kharge and Justice AK Sikri.

Vishal Rangarajan

Vishal Rangarajan

Asked on 17 January, 2019

Why was Alok Verma removed from his post?

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The panel opined that till a CVC investigation on Verma reaches a conclusion, it would be best if he is transferred to an equivalent position. However, Maillkarjun Kharge didn't agree.

Devansh Mehra

Devansh Mehra

Asked on 17 January, 2019

What did Alok Verma say on his exit?

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Alok Verma claimed CBI was under attack and said he was removed on frivolous charges.

Parakram Jaiteley

Parakram Jaiteley

Asked on 17 January, 2019

What was the opposition's stand?

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The opposition, led by Rahul Gandhi, slammed Narendra Modi government and said the Prime Minister was scared of an investigation into Rafale deal.

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