Comedian Bharti Singh and her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa granted bail by a Special NDPS court in Mumbai. On Sunday, the star couple was despatched in judicial custody until December four after they had been arrested in a medication seizure and consumption case filed by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB).
Shortly after the court order, the couple’s lawyer Ayaz Khan filed bail purposes and now they’ve been granted bail. While Bharti was arrested late on Saturday, Harsh was nabbed early Sunday morning by the NCB within the wake of raids at their house and workplace in Andheri West which led to alleged seizure of 86.50 gm of marijuana or ‘ganja’.
The NCB has invoked Sections of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances pertaining to possession of small portions of restricted medication and their consumption. The arrests that shocked the leisure circles got here after they had been named by two peddlers arrested from Khar-Danda early on Saturday, in response to the NCB. After the seizure, the couple additionally confessed to consuming medication, following which they had been interrogated and arrested.
“We have arrested Bharti Singh and found a little over 86 gm marijuana from her,” NCB Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede mentioned on Saturday. The seized amount attracts a jail time period of six months and/or a high quality.
Among different issues, Harsh has allegedly informed the NCB that he used to obtain the medication for self-consumption solely.
The NCB had raided a location in Khar-Danda, a coastal space in Khar suburb, and nabbed a 21-year drug trafficker from whom business portions of medicine like 15 blots of LSD, 40 gm ganja and a psychotropic drug had been seized, mentioned Wankhede. Armed with this data, the NCB busted different areas, together with the house and workplaces of the Bharti-Harsh couple in suburban Andheri West’s trendy Lokhandwala Complex and Versova, from the place 86.50 gm of the banned marijuana was seized.
Both Bharti and Harsh are well-known tv personalities producing or internet hosting programmes, moreover showing in actuality reveals like ‘Khatron Ka Khiladi’, ‘Kapil Sharma Show’, and different tele serials.