Celebrity hairstylist Suraj Godambe, who was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) final month for alleged possession of 11 grams of cocaine, was granted bail by a particular courtroom earlier this week.
Godambe was arrested in Andheri on December 9 together with one other accused. The NCB mentioned that the medication had been recovered from each of them.
“The fact that 11 grams of cocaine of non-commercial quantity was recovered from him. Merely the punishment for the offence being up to a period of 10 years cannot be grounds to refuse bail,” the courtroom mentioned.
Godambe in his bail plea had submitted that he has no legal antecedents and has been falsely implicated. The NCB had opposed the plea stating that the investigation within the case continues to be in progress. The courtroom mentioned the fabric investigation within the case was accomplished on the day of arrest itself and NCB had not proven why Godambe’s detention in jail was obligatory for the continued probe.
The courtroom mentioned that circumstances, together with common attendance earlier than NCB, might be imposed to make sure the accused doesn’t flee. Bail was granted on Tuesday on furnishing a private bond of Rs 30,000.