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Centre must stop misusing CBI, NIA for vendetta: Mehbooba on CBI verdict

Time for the Central gov to stop misusing its influence to arm twist investigative agencies like (the) NIA & CBI for political vendetta, says Mehbooba Mufti

Press Trust of India  |  Srinagar 

Mehbooba Mufti, PDP president
Mehbooba Mufti, PDP president

(PDP) president welcomed the Supreme Court's decision on Tuesday to reinstate Alok Verma as CBI director, saying the apex court ruling had restored faith in independent institutions.

"Welcome SCs decision to reinstate #AlokVerma as CBI Dir. (It) reinstates belief in independent institutions of our democracy that are its pillars," Mufti said in a tweet.
 

The former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister said the Centre should now stop "misusing" the investigative agencies like (CBI) and Investigation Agency (NIA) for political ends.

"Time for the Central gov to stop misusing its influence to arm twist investigative agencies like (the) & CBI for political vendetta," she added.

First Published: Tue, January 08 2019. 11:55 IST
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