Shashi Kant Sharma, a 1976 IAS batch, a Bihar cadre IAS officer today May 23, 2013 has taken charge as the new Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG). The new CAG will have to handle the audit report on AgustaWestland chopper deal, among other reports. He was closely associated with the deal from its early days till its completion in 2010.
Now w.e.f. today Shash Kant Sharma has become the examiner and examinee of VVIP choppergate? They are making their report card themselves. Is this open the gate for Italian Marines?
Home Secretary R K Singh with the help of Digvijay Singh, a fellow Thakur, is looking to contest the next lok Sabha elections. He is from Saharsa which was held by Jagjivanram once upon a time.
CBI director Ranjit Sinha who is still “caged parrot” to forget flying, came from Bihar, is backed by R K Singh and Lalu Prasad Yadav. Sinha being SP CBI at that time he tried to save Lalu in Fodder Scam to to make some alteration in the CBI report.
The Congress needs an alliance in Bihar. Congress is undecided up till for both JDU and Lalu. Shakeel Ahmed spokesperson of Congress and Lok Sabha speaker can’t hope to win without any alliance.
The new CBI chief Ranjit Sinha who went on central deputation in 2004 was supposed to retire on March 31, 2013, after his tenure as the Director-General (DG) of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police would have ended. But following his appointment as the director of the premier investigating agency he will continue to serve for another two years since as per the rules the new incumbent is appointed to the post for a minimum period of two years. Who investigate the secret deal of this? CBI and UPA Govt both are the examiner and examinee both? They are making their report card themselves.
Deccan Herald reported: Besides Ranjit Sinha, another Bihar cadre IPS officer of 1977 batch Arun Choudhary is the Director-General of Sashastra Seema Bal. He was earlier the DG of Central Industrial Security Force.
Yet another police officer Shafi Alam, also a 1977 batch IPS from Bihar, is holding the post of DG of National Crime Records Bureau. Alam, a batchmate of Bihar DGP Abhayanand, was allowed to go on central deputation earlier this year. Similarly, Nehchal Sandhu, a 1973 batch IPS officer from Bihar, headed the Intelligence Bureau till recently.
P M Nair, a 1978 batch Bihar cadre IPS officer, who was earlier posted as Special DG, CRPF to monitor operations against Maoists, is currently posted as Director-General of the National Disaster Response Force. His batch-mate from Bihar cadre R R Verma is heading the North East Police Academy.
SEBI chairman U K Sinha is a 1976-batch Bihar cadre IAS officer. Before taking over as chief of the market regulatory body, Sinha had served in the Union Ministry of Finance in the Banking Division as well as Capital Market Division. He also served as chairman of UTI Mutual Fund, where he was credited with completely transforming the UTI and making it a vibrant asset management company.