: The Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption wing police arrested K. Satya Bama, assistant engineer at Tangedco office at Siluvathur, on the charges of accepting bribe from a farmer on Thursday.
DVAC Deputy Superintendent of Police S. John Clement said the assistant engineer reportedly demanded a bribe of Rs.4,000 for giving agri power connection to R. Thangavel of Thethampatti. After negotiation, she wanted Rs.3,500.
Acting on a complaint, the vigilance police trapped and arrested her while she was accepting bribe from the farmer.
She was produced in Madurai court. Further investigation is on.