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They were arrested by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), in connection with the seizure of ganja from their residence.

"Charges of consumption of drugs have been invoked against them," said Sameer Wankhede, Zonal Director of the NCB, Mumbai.

The court has sent both Bharti Singh and Harsh to judicial custody for three days. Both comedians have filed bail application

NCB began questioning of Haarsh Limbachiya on Saturday and that ended in the early morning hours today. The comedian was arrested on Saturday as per the provisions of the NDPS Act 1986.

Bharti Singh and her husband, Harsh Limbachiyaa, were taken to NCB's Mumbai office for questioning after the agency recovered "small quantity of cannabis" during a search of their home and office this morning.

On May 1, an order by the Union Ministry of Home Affairs allowed the sale of liquor in green zones while announcing the extension of the lockdown by two weeks.

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