: 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.

Money sought

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.

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