Five women from Bathinda have been arrested for theft of desi ghee worth Rs 1.25 lakh in Sadulshehar, 31 km from here, in Sriganganagar.The police said Bibi Devi, Shanti, Shammi, Sapna and Hema targeted a godown in Ward No. 10 on August 18. They lifted the shutter easily as the businessman had locked only one side. Two of them sneaked in and started passing out desi ghee packs to their accomplices who were waiting outside with jute bags. The owners came to know about the daylight theft in the evening and lodged an FIR. The police raided Kachchi Colony in Bathinda and nabbed them. They were produced in a local court which remanded them in judicial custody.