Nagaland

NMDA urges members to avoid malpractice in selling COVID related medicines

NMDA urges members to avoid malpractice in selling covid related medicines

Dimapur, May 31 (NEx): The
Nagaland Medicine Dealers Association (NMDA) informed that it doesn’t want its members to indulge in any mal-practices or unethical activities leading to selling of covid related medicines and surgical items and urged all its esteemed members, not to sell covid related medicines & medical and surgical equipments at more than its MRP.

The association issued the press release after an unprecedented surge in demand of some crucial medicines, used in treating covid patients which has created panic among the covid patients and their family.

The NMDA urged all its esteemed members to charge nominal rate to the patients and general public and consider it a noble service.

The association informed that no unauthorized person will be allowed to search or check any pharmacies in the name of surveillance and try to harass any if its members.

It also urged the Drug control department to check over those people who are dealing in medicines and surgical products taking the advantage of the prevailing conditions without drug license and proper documentation and to take strict actions on them.

Further, NMDA appreciates the tiresome efforts put on by the medicine wholesalers and retailers for those who are working day and night to ensure availability of medicines and especially of chronic disease and live saving drugs in stock.