In a stunning improvement, the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) late on Saturday arrested tv comic Bharti Singh for alleged possession and consumption of a banned drug (marijuana), after her houses have been raided this morning, a high official mentioned.
“We now have arrested Bharti Singh and located a bit of over 86 gms of marijuana from her. Her husband Harsh Limbachiya is at the moment being interrogated by NCB. We will replace on additional developments later,” NCB Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede advised IANS.
Round 86.50 gms of banned drug (Marijuana), which is alleged to be of business amount, was recovered from their dwelling within the raids and the duo has reportedly even confessed to consuming medicine.
The NCB zeroed within the couple after a few drug peddlers, arrested in an ongoing motion late on Friday, revealed the names of Bharti and Harsh. ALSO READ: Drug Probe: NCB raids Bharti Singh, husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa’s home; recovers hashish
Armed with the data, the NCB swooped on their houses in no less than two areas in suburban Andheri’s Lokhandwala Complicated and Versova and totally search the premises to seek out the banned dope (Marijuana) from there.
Thereafter, they have been detained and summoned for additional investigations to the NCB workplace the place they reached there in separate autos. ALSO READ: World Tourism Day: Bharti Singh, Asha Negi and different TV celebs on how a lot they miss travelling in 2020
On reaching the NCB places of work this afternoon, Bharti Singh briefly advised mediapersons that they’d been “known as for some questioning”.
After sustained interrogation of almost 5 hours, late this night, Bharti was positioned underneath arrest, whereas hubby Harsh was nonetheless being grilled by the sleuths. ALSO READ: Comic Bharti Singh, husband Haarsh rejoice Ashtami pooja by distributing meals to safety guard
Bharti shall be produced earlier than a designation court docket on Sunday, although it’s not clear whether or not will probably be a bodily look or through videoconference.
In the meantime, check out her photos of the comic when she reached the NCB workplace.
Later Bharti Singh’s mom (in black) additionally reached NCB workplace however was not allowed to satisfy her. See pics:
With inputs from IANS.