Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) has launched operation against sellers of unregistered and spurious drugs in different cities.
A team of drug inspectors of DRAP raided a distributor Madina Medicine Co. in Multan for selling unregistered and spurious drugs, DRAP’s press release said.
A DRAP team also recovered unregistered drugs, Leena Tablets, manufactured by M/s Everest Pharma, Islamabad.
The drugs were seized and premises was sealed, for storing and selling unregistered drugs.
In another raid a banned sex drug was recovered from pharma distributors in Multan. A case has been registered and investigation has been started to unearth the culprits involved in manufacturing and sale of unregistered, spurious and fake drugs. The Everest Pharma is already in various litigation cases due to non-compliance of the Rules under Drug Act 1976 and DRAP ACT 2012 and is owned by Chaudhary Usman, claiming to be chairman of so called Young Pharmacist Association that runs media campaigns to protect them.
APP. DRAP launches campaign against sale of unregistered, spurious drugs. Pakistan Observer, September 30, 2017.