Local police on Tuesday arrested a woman who was found to be in possession of 5 gram heroin.
The accused has been identified as Karamjit Kaur alias Rani of Guru Teg Bahadur Nagar, Kotkapura. Police said Kaur was arrested by a patrolling party in Kotkapura. During checking, cops found 5 gram contraband in her possession.
A Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) case was registered at Kotkapura police station.
State capital Chandigarh also has been in the news recently for women drug peddlers. Starting March 25, five women have been arrested for drug peddling in different cases. The latest in the chain being a 21-year-old receptionist at Hotel JW Marriot, Harkanwal Kaur, on Thursday.