Chemists and Druggists goes for one day strike

medical-shopThe All India Organisation of Chemists and Druggists to protest against the online sale of drugs have called for a one-day bandh throughout the nation.

Central Drug Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) to regulate and maintain the quality of the medicines and put a check against anti-microbial resistance(AMR), putting prescriptions on an online portal for sale.

Basically, the bandh is to protest against the online sale drugs and also against the proposed e-portal. Greater Hyderabad Retail Medical Shop Association has decided to go for a strike tomorrow. The drug stores inside the hospitals will remain open.