A 39-year old man was taken into custody by police here for allegedly anti-viral drug Remdesivir at a high price, police said on Wednesday. The accused, who is running a pharmaceutical shop and another (absconding) accused, were illegally selling Remdesivir vials in the black market at a high price, they said.
On a tip-off, a police team apprehended the pharmaceutical shop owner at Kachiguda when he came to hand over the injections to a customer, a release from Hyderabad Police Commissionerate said. Police seized four Remdesivir injections from the possession of the accused. A case was registered.
News Source: Times Now News