The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday performed a search on the residence of comedian Bharti Singh and her husband Harsh Limbachiyaa and recovered small amount of hashish from the place, an official mentioned.
The search was performed as a part of the continuing probe by the NCB into alleged drug use within the leisure business, he mentioned.
“A crew led by NCB’s zonal director Sameer Wankhede carried out a search at Bharti Singh’s residence at Lokhandwala Complex in Andheri primarily based on particular data.
Bharti Singh has appeared in lots of comedy and actuality exhibits on TV. She has additionally hosted a number of such exhibits.
The NCB has been probing the alleged drug use in Bollywood after the loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput in June on the premise of WhatsApp chats involving medication.
The central company had earlier arrested Rajput’s girlfriend, actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, some workers 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.
All you need to know about Bharti Singh’s case:
1. The NCB has summoned Singh and her husband hours after conducting a raid at their residence in Mumbai, information company ANI reported.
2. A small amount of hashish was recovered from her place. Singh’s title had cropped up in the course of the interrogation of a drug peddler,” the official mentioned.
3. The company can be finishing up searches at two different places within the metropolis, the official added.
(With inputs from PTI)