Dankuni: After the fake doctor racket with multiple arrests sparked outrage in the city, the recovery of counterfeited medicines added to everyone’s dismay. A vehicle loaded with adulterated drugs and medical instruments was seized by police from Dankuni’s Delhi Road during late hours of Monday night.
The driver Debiprasad Roy has been detained.
The truckload of medicines were being transported from Konnagar to Kolkata. 8 cartons with 48 bottles each, 4000 labels, a jar full of liquid medication was also among those recovered.
Besides, replicated labels of two popular pharmaceutical companies were also spotted. The vehicle was also seized.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the medicines were being taken to Chanditola. The detainee has been produced in the Sreerampore Subdivision court.