ACB arrests TSPDCL official

Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials on Thursday arrested a Superintendent Engineer Shivaji Rathod of electricity department, after he allegedly accepted ₹ 80,000 bribe from a person.

The tainted sum was recovered from the clothes of the SE, according to a press release. Mr. Rathod allegedly demanded bribe from an IT company for converting the power connection from commercial category to industrial. He was caught red-handed while receiving the bribe from the company Public Relations Officer S. Ramalingam near I-max theatre. The SE was working with Southern Power Distribution Company of Telangana Limited.

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