Held on graft charge

Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: The Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption officials arrested a woman Sub-Inspector of Police on corruption charges here on Tuesday.

Police said the SI, Anitha, attached to the All Women Police Station in Mylapore, demanded Rs.500 as bribe from a petitioner Aparna for registering a case. Based on a complaint, a DVAC team laid a trap and arrested Anitha in the presence of official witnesses after she took the bribe money. She was produced in a city court and remanded to judicial custody.

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