685 medical stores sealed in Lahore
LAHORE: During the on-going campaign against spurious drugs, about 685 medical stores had been sealed during the last two months.
Secretary Health Fawad Hassan Fawad told a press briefing on Monday that 14,509 shops of medicine had been checked during the last two months and 7,810 samples were taken for laboratory test. After the laboratory analysis, 685 shops were sealed following the complaints of sale of spurious drugs, he said.
He informed that 19 cases were also registered against the dealers of spurious drugs and heavy fines were imposed.