Nagpur: Kotwali police have arrested a 35-year-old woman and seized a mauser pistol along with six live bullets from her possession on Thursday. The arrest was being seen as sensitive in view of Republic Day.
The accused has been identified as Ujjwala Mohan Bagve resident of Gurudev Nagar under Hudkeshwar police. Police have arrested the accused woman under section 25/19 3,25 of Indian Arms Act.
Following a tip off from the informer, Kotwali police had laid a trap near Reshimbagh ground at around 4pm on Thursday. Police caught Ujjwala with American made mauser pistol along with live cartridge.
The woman has been sent to police remand. Further details are awaited.