An Assistant Engineer of the Andhra Pradesh Eastern Power Distribution Company Limited (APEPDCL) was caught by the Anti-Corruption Bureau while he was allegedly demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs. 50,000 from a complainant, here on Tuesday.
The engineer was identified as Verenki Ranga Rao, assistant engineer of Atchutapuram.
According to the DSP of ACB Kinjarapu Ramakrishna Prasad, the AE demanded a bribe of Rs. 50,000 from one B. Ravi Verma for installing a transformer and providing the power connection at the latter’s house cum garage.