He will be now produced in the court on October 31.
Verma has been taken to Mana Police Station in Raipur on his three-day transit remand.
While entering the police station, the senior journalist said, "This is just tip of the iceberg."
Verma was arrested after an FIR was filed against him by a man over a certain 'vulgar' video that features his boss.
A day after his arrest, Chhattisgarh police lodged an FIR against him and state Congress president Bhupesh Baghel.
Verma has maintained that he possesses 'a sex CD 'of a state minister.
On Saturday, Chhattisgarh government handed the probe over the scandal to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). (ANI)