Mumbai: The Narcotics Management Bureau has arrested tv actress Preetika Chauhan and drug peddler Faisal on expenses of possession of medication, an official mentioned right here on Sunday.
Following a tip-off a few deal for the contraband, the NCB-Mumbai Zonal Unit officers caught the duo late Saturday night from Fishermen’s Village at Versova, and seized 99 gm ‘ganja’ from them.
They allegedly confessed to sourcing it from one Deepak Rathaur residing in close by upmarket Versova.
They had been offered in a chosen court docket on Sunday for remand and additional investigations are underway, mentioned the NCB.
Preetika Chauhan, 30, hailing from Himachal Pradesh, has labored in a number of TV serials like CID, Savdhaan India and Hanuman prior to now 5 years.
In one other motion, the NCB officers arrested a Tanzanian with Four gm cocaine close to Masjid Bunder station late on Saturday. After questioning accused Bruno John Ngwale, a Versova premises was raided and 4.40 gm ‘ecstasy’ and 1.88 gm MDMA seized.
Rohit Rent from Versova was additionally arrested and 325 gm ‘ganja’, 32 gm ‘charas’ and 5 gm methamphetamine together with Rs 12,990 had been seized from a automobile.