Unauthorised Chemists Fined and Imprisoned

Unauthorised Chemists Fined and Imprisoned

Submitted by Newseditor on Tue, 2015-12-08 17:50 Bengaluru: The Economic Offences Court, Bengaluru, on December 04 delivered its verdict of fine and simple imprisonment for those found guilty of running unauthorised chemist shops following a sting operation done by a TV Channel on 07 January 2013.The accused Jahangir Makabul, R Chakravarthi and Ashok Kumar Agarwal have been slapped with a fine of Rs 20000 respectively under the Act-Violation of Medicinal and Cosmetics Regulations Act 1940 and imprisoned.Accused Jahangir Muqbal, R Chakravarthi and Ashok Kumar Agarwal were running chemist shops in different parts in Bengaluru and were caught in the act by a TV Channel. Cases were registered after reports were submitted by Medical Inspector and Karnataka State Intelligence News wing.