Tuesday, December 6, 2022

ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ

spot_img


FDA, CIA joint team recovers large quantity of habit forming drugs, Rs.90 lac drug money unearthed

Chandigarh, August 28, 2019 (Yes Punjab News)

A joint operation undertaken by Food and Drugs Administration Punjab(FDA) and CIA teams led to the seizure of huge quantity of formulations prohibited under Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act,1985 from a druggist in Faridkot.

Giving details, KS Pannu Commissioner FDA informed that late evening raid on Tuesday at M/s Friends Medical Agency near Old Bus Stand, District Faridkot led to seizure of 11 types habit forming drugs, mostly Tramadol, Diphenoxylate and Buprenorphine and a total of 2555 tablets were from the premises of the Medical Store. The store also stocked 28 types of allopathic drugs without purchase records on Form 16. This unaccounted cache of drugs comprised of 3040 tabs, 62 kits and 70 ampoules amounting to a total of 34,887 drugs.

This seizure warranted further search of the residential premises of the owner of the firm. The raid by the senior officials of both FDA and Police unearthed 33 types of drug formulations prohibited under NDPS Act mostly Tramadol, Buprenorphine, Diphenoxylate, Alprazolam and Clonzepam stocked in the basement of the residence of the druggist. A total of 65845 tablets, 119 Injections and 30 syrups, all habit forming ones were recovered.

FDA CIA team recovers drugs 2The police also recovered drug money amounting to approximately 90 lac( 87 lac 59 thousand precisely) from residential premises . Owner of the store/residential premises is in police custody and FIR No.209 dated 27/08/2019 under Section 22/61/85 has been registered by police in Thana City, Faridkot.

Both retail sale and wholesale drugs licenses of M/s Friends Medical Agency Faridkot have been cancelled, with immediate effect, informed Pannu.

- Advertisement -

Yes Punjab - TOP STORIES

Punjab News

Sikh News

Transfers, Postings, Promotions

spot_img
spot_img

Stay Connected

45,613FansLike
114,064FollowersFollow

ENTERTAINMENT

National

GLOBAL

OPINION

India to stamp its legacy at G20 – by Asad Mirza

Occupying the Presidency of the G20 and UNSC offers India a unique chance to leave its legacy and make the voice of the Global...

G20 steered by India can become powerful instrument for global security, world economy – by D.C. Pathak

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has struck a note of confidence about India playing an effective role during its G20 Presidency, in dealing with multiple...

Is the govt crossing the Rubicon in the appointment of judges? – by Nitin Saluja

The tussle between the Government and the Supreme Court for the appointment of judges is not new. The Judges of the Supreme Court and...

SPORTS

Health & Fitness

The evolution of the breakfast category in India

New Delhi, Dec 4, 2022- Every morning the first thing on our minds is 'What's for breakfast?' But the most important meal of the day as we know it today was not always part of our (India's) daily routine or culture, and neither was the transition into it. Until the 14th century, it was not particularly usual in India to...

Gadgets & Tech

error: Content is protected !!