Sub-standard drugs Court issues non-bailable warrant against Pharma distributor

Sopore, Apr 9: A local court here on Monday issued a non-bailable warrant against a Pharma distributor for not complying with its directions.
Reports said that Court of Additional Sessions Judge Sopore issued arrest warrant against Phrama distributor and proprietor of ‘Al-Hayat Pharmaceuticals Distrubutors’ Shabir Ahmad Dar after he failed to present himself before the court.
The case is related to sub-standard sale of drugs. A compliant in 2014 was filed against the Distributor and proprietor under Drugs and Cosmetic Act after a vaccine Phenergan B (Batch number PTO 337) of the Nicholas Piramal India Ltd Company had been declared of sub standard quality by Drug Analyst Jammu in its Report vide No CFDL/LS/Act tests.
The Sample was lifted by a team of Drug Department from Al Hayat Pharmaceutical Distributors Sopore in 2008 which was Sent to Drug Laboratory Jammu where the said sample was declared as sub-standard.
The drug department was represented by Advocate Saleem Yousuf. (CNS)