Common Cause moves Supreme Court for appointment of CBI Director

Murali Krishnan December 5 2016

The NGO Common Cause has moved the Supreme Court of India seeking the appointment of a regular CBI Director and quashing the appointment of Rakesh Asthana as the investigating agency's acting Director.

The NGO has alleged violation of Articles 14 and 21 of the Constitution due to the failure of the Central government to appoint a CBI director.

In a petition drawn by advocate Pranav Sachdeva and filed through advocate Prashant Bhushan the petitioner has set . . .

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