PROVINCIAL QUALITY CONTROL BOARD PUNJAB GRANTED PERMISSION FOR PROSECUTION GRANTED IN 39 CASES.
178TH Meeting of Provincial Quality Control Board, Punjab held in PQCB office Johar Town under the chairmanship of Additional Secretary Drugs Control, Primary & Secondary Healthcare Department Muhammad Sohail.
The members of Board included Muhammad Munawar Hayat (Chief Drugs Controller Punjab), Abid Saeed Baig (Secretary PQCB), Dr. Naveed Iqbal Ansari (Professor of Pharmacology, Fatima Memorial College/Hospital Lahore) Professor Doctor Mahmood Ahmed (Professor of Pharmacy, Islamia University of Bahawalpur), Professor Doctor Zujaja Zaheer (Professor of Pharmacology, King Edward Medial University, Lahore) Professor Doctor Muniza Qayyum (Professor of Pharmacology, Fatima Jinnah Medical University Lahore) , Professor Doctor Shehnaz Akhtar (Professor of Pharmacology, Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore) and Professor Doctor Irshad Hussain Qureshi (Professor of medicine, King Edward Medial University, Lahore) were also present in the meeting.
Total 78 cases of different medicines were discussed in the meeting. In 39 cases permission for prosecution (in Drug Courts) was granted, warning was issued in 14 cases, 04 cases were dropped, and 20 cases were adjourned. Among the total considered cases, 03 cases were of NIH standard, 68 cases were of regular nature, 03 cases of Review Petitions and 04 cases were related to Revision Petition.