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Guwahati, October 5: The Central Crime Branch (CCB) Bengaluru sleuths based on specific inputs raided a house and arrested a 23-year-old woman, hailing from Manipur on charges of peddling narcotics on Wednesday
The team also seized heroin, an opium-based narcotic worth Rs 3 lakh from her possession. The accused has been identified as Wichamthonliu Abonmai.
According to the police, based on a credible tip-off, they raided a house near Shaneshwara temple in Banaswadi on Wednesday and seized 35 grams of heroin, Rs 1,000 in cash and an iPhone.
The police said the accused bought heroin from Assam and Manipur for a cheaper rate and sold it at Rs 9,000 per gram in the city.
The Banaswadi police have registered a case in this regard and are on the lookout for her associates who absconding.