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M Nageshwar Rao

M Nageshwar Rao assumes charge as interim CBI director, reverses transfers done by Alok Verma

Alok Verma was sacked after a two-hour-long meeting of the PM Narendra Modi-led Selection Committee.

Jan 11, 2019, 14:11 PM IST

M Nageshwar Rao named interim CBI Director after Alok Verma's sacking

This is the second time that Rao has been appointed as the interim CBI Chief.

Jan 10, 2019, 21:08 PM IST

CBI vs CBI Live Updates: New CBI chief to supervise all sensitive cases including Vijay Mallya, Agusta Westland

This unprecedented act of sending the top CBI bosses on leave came after the feud between the agency no. 1 Verma and no. 2 Asthana came out in public.

Oct 24, 2018, 11:25 AM IST

CBI chief Alok Verma, Special Director Rakesh Asthana sent on leave, Nageshwar Rao named interim head

Amid the internal tussle between CBI no.1 Alok Verma and no.2 Rakesh Asthana, Joint Director M Nageshwar Rao appointed as the interim chief of the investigative agency.

Oct 24, 2018, 08:21 AM IST