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AAP questions Modi over Alok Verma's removal

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Attacking the Modi over the removal of Alok Verma, the Party on Thursday said the "killing of the CBI" confirms that "there are skeletons in the cupboard" of the

"For the second time in two months, the head is in police custody," tweeted recalling the harassment faced by the ministers in the past by the

said there has been corruption charges against Modi over Rafale deal, and "he himself will decide who will probe the charges. Great. What was the PM Modi afraid of that he wanted removed at all costs? CBI was always a caged parrot but by killing it you have confirmed the fears that there are skeletons in your cupboard," he said.

also criticised the Centre's move. "Why is Modi scared of Why is the CBI Director being removed just 20 days prior to his retirement? Which investigation is scared of? What scam of will be revealed?" Gupta tweeted.

A day after resuming duties, CBI Director was on Thursday unceremoniously removed from the post after a decision by the high-level selection committee, comprising Narendra Modi, Justice Sikri and leader of in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge.



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First Published: Thu, January 10 2019. 23:28 IST