Visakhapatnam: An official of the Electricity Department was trapped by Anti-Corruption Bureau sleuths on Monday.

D. Pitchaiah, 32, an additional AE in the Akkayyapalem Section of EPDCL reportedly demanded Rs. 10,000 from one Jacob for issuing two new connections. On a complaint by the victim, ACB DSP B. Atchuta Rao and CI Burla Prasad laid a trap and caught the accused red-handed. Investigation is on.