Kasungu police seize medical drugs

Police in Kasungu on Friday seized assorted medical drugs and arrested a 40-year-old for being found in possession of the said drugs without a license.

Kasungu deputy Public relations officer Constable Harry Namwaza identified the man as Felix Malunga of Dickson Village, T/A Kanduku in Mwanza district.

Namwaza said police together with officials from Pharmacy, Medicines and Poisons Board of Malawi on Thursday April 21, conducted patrols after receiving a tip-off that some people were selling medical drugs without license in the district.

“Police seized drugs including five packets of Aspirin, four packets of Ethromycin two packets of Chlorophenical, 800 tablets of Penicillin, two packets of Magnesium,” he said.

The suspect will appear before court to answer the charge of being found in possession of medical drugs without a license.

SOURCE: Malawi News Agency