VIZIANAGARAM: Three women -- Mutyala Venkatalakshmi, Nandiga Lakshmi and Manugonda Shakuntala of Visakhaptnam city – were arrested and produced before media persons at I town police station on Tuesday evening. Circle-Inspector Raghuvir Vishnu said that they were taken into custody while moving suspiciously at Kanyakaparameswari Temple on a tip off. He appealed to people leaving homes for the Pongal festivities in their home towns/ villages to inform the nearest police station for providing security. He said that two SIs, four ASIs and 40 constables had been drafted for patrolling in the town during vacations.