Cuttack: Fake Medicine Seized, 1 Held

Cuttack: Police on Tuesday busted a fake drug racket and seized fake medicines worth 2 lakh from a distributor in Cuttack.

Acting on tip off, the Special Task Force of drug enforcement squad and Purighat police jointly conducted a raid in the Shree distributor and recovered huge quantity of fake O2 tablets fake from a drug distribution point in Choudhury Bazar of the city. The drug, a combination of two antibiotics, is used in the treatment of bacterial and parasitic infections. Police also arrested the owner identified as Bijay Agrawal and started investigation into the incident.

A thorough investigation will be carried out with the help of police to find any links in Lucknow, Delhi and Madhya Pradesh to trace the fake drug manufacturer, said police.

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