Mumbai, 22 November: Comedian Bharti Singh and her husband Harsh Limbachia, who have been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for alleged possession and consumption of cannabis, have been rushed to the hospital for medical examination on Sunday. The NCB arrested Harsh Limbachia today after several hours of questioning that began on Saturday. The comedian was arrested on Saturday as per the provisions of NDPS Act 1986. Drug investigation: NCB raided the residence of Bharti Singh and Harsh Limbachia, issued summons to the couple.
The NCB said in a statement that both Bharti and her husband have accepted the consumption of Ganja (cannabis). The NCB raided the production office and home of comedian Bharti Singh on Saturday and 86.5 grams of hemp was recovered from both the places.
He has been charged with drug abuse: Sameer Wankhede, Zonal Director of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), Mumbai https://t.co/PGzy5XDVCw pic.twitter.com/lsGqITbvOp
– ANI (@ANI) November 22, 2020
The NCB had earlier raided a place in the Khar Danda area and caught a smuggler aged 21 with various drugs including LSD (commercial quantity), Ganja (40 grams), and 15 drugs including nitrazepam (psychiatric drugs). . In follow-up and confirmation with previous input, NCB raided the production office and home of comedian Bharti Singh. Bharti Singh arrested by NCB for consumption of drugs, Harsh Limbachia is being investigated: report.
This comes as the investigation, which began with a drug case in connection with the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, continues to expand the alleged drug abuse by Bollywood celebrities. Notably, actor Arjun Rampal’s house was also raided, after which he and his girlfriend were called by the NCB for questioning.
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