NCB arrests comedian Bharti Singh’s husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa for possession of cannabis
NCB raided the production office and house of Bharti Singh and recovered 86.5 grams of Ganja from both places, on Saturday. The couple has accepted consumption of Ganja.
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Sunday arrested comedian Bharti Singh’s husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa for possession of cannabis. Bharti Singh was arrested by the agency on Saturday. According to ANI, both Singh and Limbachiyaa have accepted that they consume Ganja.
The NCB, probing an alleged Bollywood drug nexus related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, on Saturday raided comedian Bharti Singh’s residence in Mumbai. The probe agency is reportedly carrying out a raid in three different places, including Andheri, Lokhandwala, and Versova.
The NCB, on Saturday, also summoned Bharti Singh and her husband Harsh Limbachiyaa for further investigation. The couple got married on December 3, 2017, and is currently hosting a TV dance reality show.
Mumbai: Narcotics Control Bureau summons comedian Bharti Singh and her husband Harsh Limbachiyaa https://t.co/rBdfK2wsK3— ANI (@ANI) November 21, 2020
This is the latest development in NCB’s Bollywood drug probe, which has expanded its grip to several Bollywood biggies.
Earlier this month, NCB raided actor Arjun Rampal and film producer Firoz Nadiadwala’s residence in connection with the drug case. Arjun Rampal’s girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades was questioned by NCB officials for two consecutive days. Arjun Rampal, Firoz Nadiadwala, and his wife also appeared before the agency for questioning.
Mumbai: Actor Arjun Rampal's girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades arrives at Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) office. She has been summoned by NCB for the second consecutive day in a drug-related case. pic.twitter.com/XhsLuoVz3d— ANI (@ANI) November 12, 2020
Mumbai: Film producer Firoz Nadiadwala arrives at Narcotics Control Bureau— ANI (@ANI) November 9, 2020
His wife Shabana Saeed was arrested by NCB yesterday, in a drug-related case pic.twitter.com/BXjUke8edi
The NCB launched a probe into the alleged drug use in Bollywood after the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput in June on the basis of WhatsApp chats involving drugs.
The central agency arrested Rajput's girlfriend actor Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik and a few others under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.
Rhea and some other accused are currently out on bail.