A Village Administrative Officer of Themangalam was arrested and remanded for demanding a bribe here on Thursday.
Gunasekaran had demanded Rs. 500 from a person for name change. Based on a complaint, a vigilance team led by Rangaraj, Deputy Superintendent of Police, and inspectors Ramesh Kumar and Chitravelu, laid a trap and arrested the VAO while accepting a bribe at his office.
He has been remanded in judicial custody. — Staff Reporter