Drug case: Comedian Bharti Singh and husband get bail

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Drug case: Comedian Bharti Singh and husband get bail

Arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau over the alleged possession in the use of marijuana drug by Bharti Singh and her husband Haarsh Limbachiya, h

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Arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau over the alleged possession in the use of marijuana drug by Bharti Singh and her husband Haarsh Limbachiya, has been granted bail by Mumbai court.

There were arrested on Saturday after the raid in house by the anti-drugs bureau. Her husband who is a screenwriter, producer, and a great personality, was also arrested after 15 hours of interrogation by the anti-drug bureau department.

The department reported that a small amount of cannabis ( 86.5 g) was found in her apartment in Andheri. Later, Bharti along with her husband was taken to the Mumbai office agency, where they accepted that they had consumed ganja, as stated by NCB.

Her brother was also arrested by NCB last month, in another drug case in which he had small quantity of Hashish and Alprazolam tablets from him. It was also found that he was in contact with a Nigerian citizen, name Omega Godwin, who was also arrested for the supply of drugs in Mumbai

More than 23 people have been arrested till now in a Bollywood drug probe. Rhea Chakraborty was granted bail after spending 27 days in judicial custody but her brothers’ bail plea was rejected by the court.

Advocate Ayaz khan told the court that the amount is really small and bail could, therefore, be granted, while appearing for the couple. In defense of the couple, Ayaz Khan also argued under the NCPS section, which has a maximum punishment of one year, the magistrate court has the power to grant bail.

“It’s not required to hear the prosecution,” said  Advocate Ayaz Khan

Indian revenue services, Officer Sameer Wankhede, interrogated the couple for10 hours regarding the drugs, before arresting them.

The couple was taken to a hearing in the court, on Sunday. That remanded them to judicial custody till December 4. Both were granted bail by the metropolitan magistrate court on filing a bail bond of Rs15000/- each.

According to NCB, Ms. Singh’s name was in the conversation with a drug peddler.

The couples were exposed due to the reason when NCB was expanding its network in alleged drug use in Bollywood, which started after the death of Sushant Singh Rajput, based on its WhatsApp conversation in  June. Rhea Chakraborty, was arrested for procuring drugs in September and got bail in a month.

Arjun Rampal, Deepika Padukone, Sara Ali Khan, Rakulpreet Singh, and shraddha Kapoor have been interrogated till now by NCB in last three months.

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