Up to date: November 21, 2020 3:43:22 pm
The NCB on Saturday carried out a search on the residence of comic Bharti Singh and her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa and recovered small amount of hashish from the place, an official stated.
The search was carried out as a part of the continuing probe by the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) into alleged drug use within the leisure trade, he stated. “A workforce led by NCB’s zonal director Sameer Wankhede carried out a search at Bharti Singh’s residence at Lokhandwala Advanced in Andheri based mostly on particular info.
“A small amount of hashish was recovered from her place,” the official stated. “Singh’s identify had cropped up throughout the interrogation of a drug peddler,” he stated. The company can be finishing up searches at two different places within the metropolis, the official added.
Bharti Singh has appeared in lots of comedy and actuality exhibits on TV. She has additionally hosted just a few such exhibits.
The NCB has been probing the alleged drug use in Bollywood after the demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput in June on the idea of WhatsApp chats involving medication. The central company had earlier arrested Rajput’s girlfriend, actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, some staff of the late filmstar and some others beneath numerous sections of the NDPS Act.
Rhea Chakraborty and another accused are at present out on bail.
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