Comedian Bharti Singh with her husband Harsh Limbachia arrested in the drugs case 2 days back on charges of drugs found in their home and office. They were sent for judicial custody for 14 days by the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) court . Now as per the information from the sources, Bharti Singh and Harsh now granted the Bail as the quantity of cannabis found in their premises is 86.5 grams , which was quite less than the prescribed limit set by law. Bharti kept in Kalyan jail and Harsha kept in Taloja jail.
The NCB sought Bharti’s judicial custody and Harsha’s remand, but the court sent both of them on judicial custody. The court gave order to arrest 2 drug peddlers on Friday in NCB & remand till 25 November.
What’s the whole issue?
The NCB arrested comedian Bharti Singh on Saturday, 21 November after three and a half hours of questioning while his husband Harsh limbachiya arrested on Sunday morning, 22 November after 18 hours of questioning on pretext of Drugs found in their home and office. Section 27A of the Narcotics Act-1986 has been imposed on them. That is, the streams of finance and transportation of drugs have been imposed. Bharti’s night passed in NCB’s Woman’s Cell. She also confessed to taking cannabis with husband Harsh.
According to sources, the NCB questioned Bharti and Harsh in front of a drug paddler named both of them in the interrogation on Friday. After this, Raid conducted at their and offices in Andheri, Lokhandwala and Versova on Saturday. The staff of Bharti’s house also questioned.
What the law said on such drug consumption:
As per the NCB officials the quantity of ganja recovered from Bharti Singh house is less under the law. Hemp up to one kilo considered low quality and in such cases, there can be a jail term of up to 6 months or a fine of Rs 10,000 or both. That might be the reason, court has granted them bail.
Who is Bharti Singh?
Bharti Singh, a Standup comedian and actress appeared in many reality and award shows. She started her career with the comedy show “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge”. she then worked in several comedy shows, including comedy circus, comedy circus Mahasangram, comedy circus ka voodoo, story comedy circus ki and comedy nights bachao. Currently, she is working Popular Indian Comedy show “The Kapil Sharma Show”.
Many Celebrities Interrogated earlier:
Earlier Many Big Bollywood celebrities including Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, Rakul Preet Singh, Sara Ali Khan, Arjun Rampal, Film maker Firoz Nadiadwala questioned by NCB team on charges of Drug case.