The Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) on Saturday raided the manufacturing workplace and home of comic Bharti Singh and from each the locations 86.5 gms of ganja was recovered.
Each Bharti and her husband Harsh Limbachiyaa accepted consumption of ganja. Bharti Singh has been arrested and examination of Limbachiyaa is underway, NCB stated in a launch.
Earlier, after a raid at their residence, Bharti and Harsh had been detained and brought for investigations to the NCB workplaces in south Mumbai in separate autos the place they had been being questioned. On reaching the NCB workplaces, Bharti Singh briefly advised media individuals that they’d been “known as for some questioning”.
Comedienne Bharti and Harsh are famous comedians, tv personalities internet hosting programmes, showing in actuality reveals or serials.
Notably, a raid was additionally carried out on the residence of actor Arjun Rampal, after which he and his girlfriend had been summoned by the NCB for questioning within the matter.
NCB had earlier raided a spot in Khar Danda space and nabbed a trafficker aged 21 years with numerous medicine together with 15 blots of LSD (industrial amount), ganja (40 grams) and Nitrazepam (psychotropic medicines).
The most recent motion is a part of the continuing investigations into Bollywood-drugs mafia nexus which the NCB is attempting to unravel because the previous three months or so.
Since September until date, the NCB has arrested over 20 individuals together with Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty, now on bail, her brother Showik and different movie business associated individuals, drug financiers, suppliers or peddlers, together with some foreigners.
Because the NCB claims to have unearthed an in depth hyperlink between medicine mafia and the glamour business, it has questioned a number of outstanding movie personalities.
They included actresses Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan, model-cum-actor Arjun Rampal, and filmmaker Firoz Nadiadwala, whose spouse Shabana was arrested and bought bail after some portions of ‘industrial amount’ medicine had been discovered at her residence.
The NCB investigations are an off-shoot of the probe into the dying of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who was discovered useless at his Bandra dwelling on June 14 which sparked off an enormous political controversy.
(With enter from Businesses)