Chandigarh, Aug 29, 2018 : Jalandhar Police arrested a woman cab driver, named Navdeep Kaur, accused of carjacking and kidnapping along with two accomplices on Monday.
Kaur, who goes by the alias Deep, is famously known as first woman cabbie in Chandigarh. Her husband, Gurwinder Singh, has already been serving a jail term in Chandigarh for being involved in six bank robberies. Kaur is accused of committing many crimes, including drug smuggling.
Kaur had been running a gang that included Anil Kumar Sona and Gurpreet Singh. The trio had allegedly kidnapped Inderjit Singh, a clerk, from Chandigarh on gunpoint on August 18.
After kidnapping him, they stole his car, a Maruti Breeza and forced him to withdraw Rs 40,000 from his ATM.
The police have recovered the car along with 350 grams of drugs, a revolver, and a pistol with guns.
They were caught trying to free gangster Deepak Kumar, alias Binny Gujjar from Ludhiana jail.