Superintendent of Police N. Manivannan on Wednesday placed under suspension Thanga Nadan, Sub-Inspector attached to Nithravilai police station, who was arrested by the sleuths of the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption, for allegedly taking bribe recently.

The SI, who received Rs.20,000 from Suresh Kumar of ST Mangadu for not taking action against him over a dispute with his neighbour.

The bribe was handed over to SSI Deva Kumaradoss, who escaped.

The police are on the lookout for the SSI.

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