Centre rules out possibility of extensive reforms in CBI

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first_imgSHARE SHARE EMAIL COMMENTS CBI SHARE February 06, 2019center_img COMMENT New Delhi, February 6The government is not seriously contemplating bringing extensive reforms in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh said on Wednesday. “No,” said the minister in a written reply in Lok Sabha when a question on the same was asked. The assertion assumes significance as the central probe agency had been in news for some time due to bitter fight between its two former top officers — former CBI chief Alok Kumar Verma and the then Special Director Rakesh Asthana.Both Verma and Asthana had accused each other of corruption. PTIMeanwhile, the government had on Saturday appointed former Madhya Pradesh police chief Rishi Kumar Shukla as CBI chief. Published onlast_img

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