Legal SC dismisses curative petition challenging Rakesh Asthana's appointment as Special CBI Director Updated : December 14, 2018 10:32 PM IST The apex court rejected the curative petition filed by NGO, Common Cause, whose review petition was also earlier held to be devoid of merits. The bench, also comprising Justices M B Lokur, A K Sikri and A M Sapre, passed the order on December 11 and was made public on the apex court's website on Friday. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.