South Indian actor Shwetha Kumari, arrested in a drug seizure case, modified into remanded in judicial custody by a court docket right here on Thursday.
Her bail plea will be heard on Friday, the court docket acknowledged.
Kumari, who has acted in Kannada and Telugu films, modified into arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) from a resort in Mira Bhayander do of neighbouring Thane district on Monday following alleged seizure 400 grams of Mephedrone (MD), a banned substance.
After her NCB custody ended on Thursday, she modified into produced forward of a magistrate’s court docket right here, which remanded her in 14-day judicial custody as the probe company did no longer press for extra remand.
As fragment of its crackdown on drug rackets in Maharashtra and Goa, the probe company seized 400 grams of MD on January 2. An investigation led to the quest of a resort in Mira Bhayandar, following which Kumari modified into arrested.
Kumari has filed a bail plea which is ready to be heard on Friday.
In a linked case, a peddler who allegedly supplied medication to Harsh Limbachiya, husband of comedian Bharti Singh, modified into furthermore produced forward of the court docket on Thursday following his arrest the day forward of.
Swami Narayan, the accused, modified into remanded in 14-day judicial custody, particular prosecutor Atul Sarpande acknowledged.
Bharti and Harsh Limbachiya were arrested in November following the alleged seizure of gear from their home in Mumbai. The couple later obtained bail.
The NCB has been probing a drug case linked to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. Actor Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik were among those arrested within the case. The two later obtained bail.