Panaji : August 17, 2016 …. The Directorate of Food and Drugs Administration, Goa has suspended the Drug Retail Sale Licences of M/s. UGH Vintage Medical Store Pvt. Ltd., Chemist and Druggist at Caculo Enclave, St. Inez, Panaji for various violations committed on their part of conducting the sale of dispensing of drugs in the absence without the supervision of the Registered Pharmacist; non-maintenance of Purchase and Sales records, selling of drugs without the prescription of the Registered Medical Practitioners etc. which are in violation of the provisions of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 and Rules thereunder.
This medical store had been given warnings in the past including an opportunity to improve the functioning of their drug business operation in an ethical manner, but they failed to demonstrate any significant visible improvement in their overall operation and management of the business in dealing with drugs in a responsible manner and in compliance to the provisions of the law in force.
The above medical store drug licences has been suspended for a period of 10 (Ten) Days from August 22 to 31, 2016 both days inclusive.