Licenses of suppliers who supply drugs to fraudsters to be cancelled immediately

Sunday, 11 August 2013 - 8:26


The Ministry of Health says that the licenses of registered suppliers who supply drugs to fraudsters will be cancelled immediately.


The Ministry stated that Health Services Director General Dr. Palitha Maheepala had given out instructions to the relevant stakeholders to take necessary action.


During investigations carried out following arrests of certain fraudsters it had been revealed that registered suppliers had supplied drugs to them.


If such factions are found guilty the license given to them by the Cosmetic Devices and Drugs Regulatory Authority will be revoked with immediate effect.