SC says that CVC report on CBI director has 'very uncomplimentary' findings

New Delhi, News24 Bureau, Nov 16: The findings of the CVC is handed over to CBI Director Alok Verma. The Supreme Court Friday said the CVC's "exhaustive" preliminary report on allegations against CBI Director Alok Verma has concluded that some findings are "complimentary" and some "very uncomplimentary", needing further investigation by the panel.The bench, also comprising Justices S K Kaul and K M Joseph, besides Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said the CVC inquiry, which was being supervised by former apex court judge Justice A K Patnaik, has given an exhaustive report on the various charges against Verma.The top court said the CVC report should also be given to Attorney General K K Venugopal and Solicitor General Tushar Mehta. The confidentiality of the CVC report is needed to protect public confidence in CBI and sanctity of the institution, it said. The court said it will consider the matter pertaining to decisions taken by acting CBI director M Nageswara Rao from October 23-26 on the next date of hearing.The apex court said Verma should file his response in a sealed cover by Monday. It will take up the matter on Tuesday. The court turned down Special CBI Director Rakesh Asthana's request that the CVC report be provided to him as well.The Supreme Court on Friday said CBI Director Alok Verma should be given the CVC report on the allegations against him in a sealed cover and asked him to file his response by Monday. CVC report will be given to Alok Verma, though Verma is not given a clean chit. SC has given time to Verma to respond. SC has also hinted at further probe. Verma will file the response in a sealed envelop.Supreme Court says it will give CVC report to CBI Director Alok Verma in a sealed cover and he can file his response and then court can take a decision. Supreme Court refuses to give the inquiry report to CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana.