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Supreme Court upheld the rejection of CVC, reinstating Alok Verma on CBI directorship; Read 10 special things

The Supreme Court today dismissed the order of Central Vigilance Commission and Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) to send CBI director Alok Kumar Verma to the leave on Tuesday. Chief Justice Ranjan, Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice K. The bench of M. Joseph ordered Verma to re-assign the CBI Director's work. The bench, however, ordered Verma to stay away from policy decisions for the time being. Read 10 special points related to the decision:
1- The Chief Justice wrote the verdict on behalf of the bench, but due to his stay on the holidays, the bench member Justice Kaul read the decision in 12 instead of the court.
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2- The Court has ordered the High Committees to reconsider the case of Alok Verma under Section-1 (Section) of the Delhi Special Police Establishment Act. Alok Verma cannot take any important policy decision till the committee's decision comes.
3- Justice K…