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Former CBI Director Joginder Singh Passes Away

Former CBI Director Joginder Singh Passes Away

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Former CBI director Joginder Singh passed away on Friday after prolonged illness. His cremation is scheduled to take place on February 4 at 1 pm at the Lodhi Crematorium in New Delhi. An IPS officer, Singh was the CBI director between 1996-97. He was serving as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Sunil Healthcare Ltd. since January, 2000 and also served as the Director of Pamwi Tissues Ltd. 
Before Singh’s CBI stint, he had occupied prominent posts, including Superintendent of Police in Bihar, Director of Youth Services in Karnataka, DIG and IG Police in Karnataka, Ministry of Commerce, Director General, Narcotics Control Bureau, Special Home Secretary to the Government of Karnataka, Director General, Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force, Special Secretary in the Union Home Ministry and many others.
 
Back in 2012, he faced allegations of financial irregularities in his own group housing society called Nav Sansad Vihar Cooperative Group Housing Society in Dwarka area of New Delhi. He was unceremoniously removed from the post of president. He was also rebuked by the apex court for hobnobbing with politicians involved in hawala cases.
Former CBI director Joginder Singh passed away on Friday after prolonged illness. His cremation is scheduled to take place onFebruary 4 at 1 pm at the Lodhi Crematorium in New Delhi. An IPS officer, Singh was the CBI director between 1996-97. He was serving as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Sunil Healthcare Ltd. since January, 2000 and also served as the Director of Pamwi Tissues Ltd. 
 
Before Singh’s CBI stint, he had occupied prominent posts, including Superintendent of Police in Bihar, Director of Youth Services in Karnataka, DIG and IG Police in Karnataka, Ministry of Commerce, Director General, Narcotics Control Bureau, Special Home Secretary to the Government of Karnataka, Director General, Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force, Special Secretary in the Union Home Ministry and many others.
 
Back in 2012, he faced allegations of financial irregularities in his own group housing society called Nav Sansad Vihar Cooperative Group Housing Society in Dwarka area of New Delhi. He was unceremoniously removed from the post of president. He was also rebuked by the apex court for hobnobbing with politicians involved in hawala cases.

 

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