The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday conducted raids at comedian Bharti Singh and husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa’s house in Mumbai. The agency found a small quantity of cannabis from the premises after which the two were taken for interrogation.
According to officials, Singh’s name had cropped up during questioning of a drug peddler. The raid was conducted by a team led by NCB’s zonal director Sameer Wankhede at the comedian’s Lokhandwala Complex in Andheri. The NCB is also carrying out searches at two other locations in Mumbai, the official added.
The premier agency has been conducting raids at various locations in connection with Bollywood drugs case. The anti-drug agency has also interrogated several Bollywood and TV stars including Shraddha Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Arjun
Rampal & Sara Ali Khan among others. Earlier in September, he NCB had raided TV couple Abigail Pande and Sanam Johar’s house. They were summoned for interrogation and a case was also filed against them for drug consumption under Section 20 of NDPS. According to reports, their name was taken up by a drug peddler named Arjun. He had also revealed names of several other TV stars during interrogation. The report further added that Abigail took the name of Sara Khan and Angad Hasija during questioning.
On work front, Bharti is currently part of The Kapil Sharma Show where she tickles the bones of viewers with her role as Lalli. The comedian also hosts reality show India’s Best Dancer alongside her husband Haarsh Limbachiyaa. Singh is one of the most popular comedians in the TV industry and has featured in several reality shows including Jhalak Dikhla Jaa and Nach Baliye.
Bharti singh and Haarsh Limbachiyaa tied the knot in December 2017 after dating for quite some time.