Kalahandi: Koraput division Vigilance sleuths arrested Basanti Nayak, supervisor of the Karlamunda Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) under Sadar CDPO in Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district for demanding and accepting Rs 3,500 bribe.

Basanti was caught red handed by the anti-graft officials while she was accepting the bribe from Anganwadi worker Gitanjali Nayak of Paria village for counter-signing the cheque in her name and ward member of in connection with withdrawal of advance Rs 37,549 towards supply of Chhatua and egg meant for pregnant ladies and new born babies for the month of November-2018 to January-2019.