Sameer Khan was sent to 14 days judicial custody by a magistrates court after the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) said it does not need his further custody.
Acting on a tip off, Nazma Ahmed Sheikh, a resident of Mahim, was picked up from Linking Road in Bandra on Friday afternoon by the cell's Ghatkopar unit.
The prosecutor had said that NCB had found evidence from Sameer regarding some chats indicating that he was planning to mix CBD oil and other chemicals with marijuana.
According to a source, there is a grey area where law enforcement agencies find it difficult to bring foreigners who are involved in crime in India, to justice.
The NCB has arrested two alleged Kenyan nationals - Ramla Shedafa Nancy and Emmanuel Michael - who had come to India on student and tourist visas.
It looks like ganja being cultivated illegally in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha borders yielded a bumper harvest this year.
A day after the Narcotics Cell and police raided a resort at Wagamon during a rave party, it has come to light that the establishment didn’t have a licence.
Cocaine and MDMA are banned under the NDPS Act. “The popularity of such contraband synthetic drugs has increased manifold over the past five years in India,” said an NCB officer.
The NCB had questioned Rampal and his partner, Gabriella Demetriades, last month and later arrested her brother Agisilaos in the case.
The anti-drugs agency had issued the notice to Johar over a viral video allegedly showing drugs being consumed at a party hosted at his residence, the official said.
An NCB official said that a notice has been given with regard to the video which was in circulation.
The NCB on Tuesday had summoned the actor to appear before it today in a drug-related case probe.
The NBSA was also asked to place on record its report on the complaints made by Singh against various TV channels for connecting her with Rhea Chakraborty drug case.
The NCB, which is conducting a probe into the alleged Bollywood-drugs nexus, apprehended Godambe after a raid, the official said.
The NCB official claimed it is the "biggest seizure" of drugs in the case linked to Rajput's death.