Bhubaneswar, June 11: Directorate of Drugs Control has seized 17,000 spurious drugs being sold as Favipiravir in Cuttack.
The medicine mentioned its manufacturer to be based in Solan, Himachal Pradesh. However, there is no such manufacturer in Himachal Pradesh, informed an official.
Sources said that the agency conducted raid at a medicine godown in Kanika Chhak and seized the spurious medicines. Besides the directorate has also seized ‘Stop Corona’ a purported homoeopathic medicine being sold as a preventive drug for Covid-19 in Bhubaneswar.