Asthana has been transferred to the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security, reports said.
The high court directed the CBI to complete investigation in case against Asthana and others within 10 weeks.
A high-powered committee headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed Verma from the post on Thursday.
Alok Verma has moved the top court challenging the Centre’s decision to divest him of his powers.
MK Sinha also named Union minister Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary and CVC KV Chowdhury.
The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear the matter on Monday
It was against Satish Sana Babu's complaint that CBI registered a case against Asthana.
Interim director M Nageshwar Rao should not take any major policy decisions in the meantime, said Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi.
Verma tells Supreme Court — not all political interference "in writing", withstanding pressure needs "considerable courage".
Jaitley called the situation in CBI "bizarre and unfortunate."