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  • Former CBI chief Alok Verma resigns from service

    Published on January 11, 2019

    New Delhi : Former CBI chief Alok Verma submitted his resignation from service today.

    Mr. Verma, a 1979-batch IPS officer from AGMUT cadre, was transferred from the position of CBI Director to Director General, Fire Service, Civil Defence and Home Guards under the home ministry yesterday.

    The move came after a high powered selection committee comprising Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Justice A K Sikri and leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, in a split verdict, decided to transfer him 21 days ahead of the completion of his tenure.