Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Sunday arrested Bollywood producer Firoz Nadiadwala’s wife after Marijuana was found at their residence in suburban Juhu, officials said.
“Firoz Nadiadwala’s wife Shabana Saeed was issued a notice under Section 67 of the NDPS Act. She was arrested after her statement was recorded,” officials said.
According to the NCB Mumbai zonal director Sameer Wankhede, Firoz Nadiadwala was summoned by the agency earlier in the day, but he failed to appear.
“We have arrested Firoz Nadiadwala’s wife under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act. Further investigation is on,” he said.
A team of NCB sleuths raided the residence of the Nadiadwala today, and seized 10 gm of ganja, as officials said, adding that the contraband was prima facie procured from one Wahid Abdul Kadir Sheikh alias Sultan who was arrested earlier.
Earlier, the anti-drugs agency nabbed four persons during its crackdown on drug peddlers and their clients.
As of now, a total of 727.1 gram ganja, 74.1 gram charas, 95.1 gram MD and Rs 3,58,610 have been seized till from the four accused, the officials added.
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