Comedian Bharti Singh’s husband, Haarsh Limbachiyaa, has been arrested after being questioned by the Narcotics Control Bureau for 15 hours. The 33-year-old was taken in custody hours after his spouse’s arrest on Saturday.
Ms Singh and her husband, Haarsh Limbachiyaa, have been taken to the NCB’s Mumbai workplace for questioning after the anti-drug company recovered a “small quantity of cannabis” throughout a search of their residence on Saturday morning.
“She (Ms Singh) and her husband have been detained for questioning about possession of narcotics substances,” Sameer Wankhede, one of many investigating officers, advised information company ANI earlier.
According to a different NCB official, quoted by information company PTI, Ms Singh’s title emerged throughout questioning of a drug peddler; a search of her residence recovered a “small quantity of cannabis”. The company additionally carried out searches at two different areas in Mumbai, the official added.
The raids come amid an increasing probe – which started with inquiries into the loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput in June – into alleged drug use by members of the leisure business.