Medical Shops Bandh on May 30

Opposing the decision of the central government to do sales through e-portal system, the medical shop owners have decided to observe national bandh on May 30.  Telangana State Chemists and Druggists Association revealed that they will participate in the 24-hours bandh on the day. The Association contended that the condition of uploading the doctors’ prescription and the bill of sale of medicines in e-portal would trouble the people. The Association representatives said that the life threat facing patients would face danger in case technical snags raised and it was not possible to sell the medicine during emergency times. (NSS)