Mumbai, Nov. 24 -- A metropolitan magistrate court on Monday afternoon granted bail to comedian Bharti Singh and her husband, screenwriter Haarsh Limbachiyaa. The two were booked by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for allegedly being in possession of marijuana.

Singh and Limbachiyaa were arrested on Saturday morning by NCB, following raids at the couple's residence and production house, during which cannabis was found at both locations. They were remanded in judicial custody till December 4 on Sunday.

Singh and Limbachiyaa's lawyer, Ayaz Khan, moved for bail on Sunday itself and the plea was heard on Monday. The court granted Singh and Limbachiyaa bail upon furnishing bail bond of Rs.15,000 each.

In the remand copy, NCB said it had ca...