Druggist held for black marketing corona related medicines


In line with the direction of Punjab Chief Minister to take action against stockpiling and black marketing of corona related medicines and medical equipment, the Rawalpindi administration, police and health department in a joint operation arrested a druggist for selling Actemra at exorbitant price.
Accused Shiraz Ahmed, who runs a medical store on College Road Rawalpindi, has been selling injections worth Rs 55,000 for Rs 150,000 to Rs 325,000.
The Punjab government spokesman said that the administration had arrested the man with evidencea.—INP