SRINAGAR On the directions of Deputy Commissioner Srinagar ,Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, a Joint team of officers from various departments Tuesday raided a pharmacy at Karan Nagar and order it be shut with immediate effect.
Records of the pharmacy, M/S Ubit Pharma, upon inspection revealed it had been operating illegally.
The authorities sealed the outlet and the owner issued a show-cause notice. Deputy Commissioner Vigilance and Inspections, Commercial Taxes Department, Assistant Drug Controller Srinagar and concerned Naib Tehsildar were part of the team which carried out the raid.
The DC said the district administration is committed to acting against the illegal drugs dealers and eradicating the menace of spurious and banned drugs in the district.
He warned those involved in its illegal trade with the harshest action as per the law.
He appealed the general public to remain vigilant and share leads about such operations at DC Office helpline number 7051112345.
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