Haarsh Limbachiyaa, the husband of popular comedian Bharti Singh, was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Sunday morning, November 22, after hours of questioning. It should be noted that Bharti Singh was arrested on Saturday for possession and consumption of drugs.
Earlier on Saturday, a team of NCB officials raided Bharti and Haarsh’s residence in Mumbai after receiving reports from drug dealers.
“NCB raided the production office and comedian Bharti Singh’s house and from both places 86.5g of Ganja were recovered. Bharti and her husband Harsh Limbachiya accepted the consumption of Ganja,” ANI reported .
“A team led by NCB Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede conducted a search of Bharti Singh’s residence at Lokhandwala complex in Andheri based on specific information. A small amount of cannabis was recovered from her home,” the official told PTI. “Singh’s name came up during the interrogation of a drug dealer,” he said.
The agency is also conducting research in two other locations in the metropolis, the official added.
On a related note, NCB today detained another drug trafficker, whose arrest is being considered in connection with raids at the Bharti and Haarsh residence.
Bharti is a famous name in the television industry. She is currently seen on Kapil Sharma’s comedy show ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ and the couple also host Cony TV’s dance show Best Dancer in India.