The VIP supports OIR and just removal and insertion shouldnot have caused any problem. You can try hw-module reset for the VIP or reload of the chassis if possible. Else you would have to open a TAC case giving the traceback you have seen.
Is there any chance of h/w failure? ( i mean did you handle the VIP or touched anything inside without wearing anti-static band?
We are pleased to announce availability of Beta software for 16.6.3. 16.6.3 will be the second rebuild on the 16.6 release train targeted towards Catalyst 9500/9400/9300/3850/3650 switching platforms. We are looking for early feedback from custome...