13. November 2011 22:45
In a raid on the premises of a drug manufacturing unit operating from Bagvania village near Baddi, sleuths from Delhi Zone of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence, along with police officials, unearthed a massive hoard of veterinary and allopathic medicine, which the drug manufacturing unit, Ten Star, had not been licensed to manufacture. According to Drug Controller Navneet Marwaha, who received a tip off from a Joint Director in the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence and participated in the bust, the pharmaceutical formulations seized in the raid were found to be fraudulently labeled with the names of companies like Torranto Welcare Pharmaceuticals, Tranesia Bioceuticals, MPPL Rudrapur and Excel Biolife Private Limited. On completion of investigations, a case will be registered against Ten Star under Sections 18(a)(i) of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, Mr. Marwah said.
SOURCE: The TRIBUNE