The arrest and involvement in drug case by Comedian Bharti Singh and her husband Harsh Limbachiyaa came as a surprise for the fans. In a recent raid conducted by anti-drugs bureau on Saturday happened to recover “small quantity of cannabis” (86.5 grams) at their home in an apartment complex in Andheri.
After the raid both were arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau and charged the use of marijuana. Now they have granted bail by a Mumbai court. The 36-year-old Bharti Singh who is a popular comic actor along with her husband, 33, who is a screenwriter and was arrested yesterday and were questioned over 15 hours regarding the matter.
In a statement given to NCB they conveyed their acceptance. “Both Bharti Singh and her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa accepted consuming ganja.”
On 22nd November 2020, the couple appeared before the magistrate’s court and remanded them to judicial custody till December 4. According to their lawyer Aiyaz Khan, “Both of them have been granted bail by the Metropolitan Magistrate Court on furnishing a bail bond of ₹ 15,000 each. No reply was filed by the NCB yet. A notice was issued to them on Sunday itself.”
Bharti Singh’s name propped up during questioning with drug peddler. NCB has been actively revealing the drug racket after Sushant Singh Rajput. First his girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty was entangled and got arrested in September for supplying him with drugs.
During these few months, even top Bollywood actors are on the radar. The big names include Arjun Rampal, Deepika Padukone, Sara Ali Khan, Rakulpreet Singh and Shraddha Kapoor who have been questioned by the NCB.
When questioned from Arjun Rampal he said, “I have nothing to do with drugs.” Let us see what happens next. This racket is going to be big and let us wait and watch who all are involved.