The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) had raided the house of comedian Bharti Singh and her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa on Saturday. They had found a small quantity of a drug called Ganja and soon after the raid, the couple was summoned by the officials. During the interrogation, Bharti and Haarsh had nodded on consuming drugs and were instantly taken into custody. They were pronounced a jail sentence till December 4th, however, today they have been granted bail. A special NDPS court in Mumbai.
A tweet of ANI read, "Maharashtra: Comedian Bharti Singh and her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa granted bail by a Special NDPS court in Mumbai. They were arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), in connection with the seizure of ganja from their residence."
They were arrested by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), in connection with the seizure of ganja from their residence. https://t.co/0oiwFyJQqA
Earlier, television actors such as Sanam Johar and Abigail Pandey were called for an investigation by the NCB. Their house was raided too and the officials had confiscated a small amount of marijuana from their house in Mumbai. However, the couple was granted a clean chit after their interrogation. On Bharti and Haarsh's arrest, comedian Johny Lever had told Etimes, "Drugs is becoming a trend like alcohol used to be back in days. Alcohol used to be easily available and a lot of parties used to happen and even I have made the mistake of drinking but then when i realised alcohol is not good as it is affecting my talent and creativity and I quit."