Comedian Bharti Singh and husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa arrested on drug charges
Comedian Bharti Singh, who is in custody on drug charges, will be produced in court today. On Sunday morning, the NCB also arrested Harsh Limbachia once an 18-hour interrogation. Both have been taken to Sion Hospital for medical treatment.
Bharti was arrested on Saturday by the Narcotics Legacy Bureau (NCB) once a three-and-a-half-hour interrogation. Bharati’s evening was spent in NCB’s women’s cell. An NCB raid on Saturday found 86.5 grams of cannabis in Bharti’s home and office. She had agreed to taking marijuana shoulder to shoulder with her husband Harsh.
According to sources, the NCB interrogated Bharti and Harsh in front of drug peddlers once they both agreed to taking marijuana. Bharti and Harsh were named by the drug peddler amid the interrogation on Friday. This was followed by raids on Bharati’s homes and offices in Andheri, Lokhandwala and Versova on Saturday. At this period, the staff of Bharati’s house was questioned.
6 months imprisonment
An NCB official shared the quantity of drugs recovered from Bharti Singh’s house was low by law. Up to one kilogram of cannabis is considered low quality. Such cases can result in imprisonment for up to 6 months or a fabulous of Rs 10,000 or both.