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Alok Verma shunted out of CBI

IANS  |  New Delhi 

was on Thursday removed from the post after a 2-1 decision by the high-level selection committee, two days after the reinstated him with riders.

The decision of the committee came after CJI nominee Justice of the sided with the government that he should be shunted out of the post on the basis of the findings of the Central Vigilance Commission, sources said.

The meeting was attended by Narendra Modi, Justice Sikri and of in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, the other member of the committee, who gave a dissent note and opposed the majority decision.

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First Published: Thu, January 10 2019. 20:38 IST
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