Purchasing of drugs from an Indian company suspended.

Sunday, 08 September 2013 - 18:57

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The Cosmetics Devices and Drugs Control Authority have decided to suspend purchasing medicinal drugs from an Indian pharmaceutical company.

 

Director General of the Authority Dr. Hemantha Benaragama stated that on a number of occasions the Indian Pharmaceutical company has provided substandard drugs.

 

 

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Dr Benaragama also said that the Cosmetics Devices and Drugs Control Authority is closely observing other pharmaceutical companies that import drugs to the country.

 

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