Mumbai’s Esplanade Court on Sunday despatched comic Bharti Singh and her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa to judicial custody until December 4. Both of them have been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in connection with the alleged consumption of hashish.
The couple filed bail pleas quickly after being remanded to judicial custody. The Justice of the Peace’s court docket would hear the bail pleas on Monday.
Before producing the couple in court docket, the NCB took them to the hospital for medical examination.
Bharti Singh was held on Saturday while Haarsh Limbachiyaa was arrested on Sunday morning.
“Charges of consumption of drugs have been invoked against them,” ANI quoted Sameer Wankhede, Zonal director of NCB, Mumbai as saying.
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday raided the manufacturing office and home of comic Bharti Singh and from each the locations 86.5 gms of marijuana was recovered.
Both Bharti and her husband Harsh Limbachiya accepted the consumption of marijuana.
Up to 1,000 gm of marijuana is taken into account a small amount, which attracts a jail time period of as much as six months and/or a tremendous of Rs 10,000.
Possession of economic amount — 20 kg or extra — can appeal to as much as 20 years in jail.
For the amount in between, the punishment will be as a lot as 10 years in jail.
NCB had earlier raided a spot within the Khar Danda space and nabbed a trafficker aged 21 years with numerous medicine together with 15 blots of LSD (business amount), marijuana (40 grams) and Nitrazepam (psychotropic medicines).
In observe up and in corroboration with earlier inputs, NCB swooped on their properties in no less than two areas in suburban Andheri’s Lokhandwala Complex and Versova and completely searched the premises to seek out the banned dope (Marijuana) from there.
This comes because the probe, which started from the drug case in connection with the loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, continues to increase to the alleged drug abuse by Bollywood celebrities.
(With company inputs)