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Episode 740 February 13, 2020

CBI bribery case, Muzzafarpur shelter home abuse, Kem chho Trump

The CBI on Tuesday gave a clean chit to its former special director Rakesh Asthana and DSP Devender Kumar in an alleged bribery and extortion case, which dates back to October 2018. Deeptiman Tiwary recaps the case, how it started with the Asthana vs Alok Verma turf war, and if this hurts the credibility of the CBI. Next, a Delhi court sentenced Brajesh Thakur to life imprisonment yesterday for the sexual and physical abuse of minor girls at a shelter home in Muzzafarpur. Bihar correspondent Santosh Singh joins us to explain the case, the sort of power that enabled Brajesh Thakur and the silence around the abuse cases and whether this story is the tip of an iceberg. Last, how Ahmedabad is preparing for US President Donald Trump’s visit.
Listen to:
Episode 151- Why the CBI is raiding itself
More reading:
Ahmedabad dresses up for Kem Chho Trump


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CBI bribery case, Muzzafarpur shelter home abuse, Kem chho TrumpThe CBI on Tuesday gave a clean chit to its former special director Rakesh Asthana and DSP Devender Kumar in an alleged bribery and extortion case, which dates back to October 2018. Deeptiman Tiwary recaps the case, how it started with the Asthana vs Alok Verma turf war, and if this hurts the credibility of the CBI. Next, a Delhi court sentenced Brajesh Thakur to life imprisonment yesterday for the sexual and physical abuse of minor girls at a shelter home in Muzzafarpur. Bihar correspondent Santosh Singh joins us to explain the case, the sort of power that enabled Brajesh Thakur and the silence around the abuse cases and whether this story is the tip of an iceberg. Last, how Ahmedabad is preparing for US President Donald Trump's visit. Listen to: Episode 151- Why the CBI is raiding itself More reading: Ahmedabad dresses up for Kem Chho Trump You can follow us and leave us feedback on Facebook and Twitter @expresspodcasts, or send us an email at podcasts@indianexpress.com. If you like this show, please subscribe and leave us a review wherever you get your podcasts, so other people can find us. You can also find us on http://www.indianexpress.com/audio.