A 22-year-man was caught with a dozen 12 vials of Remdesivir, a key medication in remedy of coronavirus, in Mumbai, police stated on Friday.
The person, Sarfaraz Hussain, was caught by the Crime Department with the injections at Andheri (East) on Thursday night, an official stated.
Based on the official, the Crime Department laid a entice after getting data abut the person attempting to promote the anti-viral drug within the black market.
Throughout a search, the Crime Department discovered no less than 12 vials of Remdesivir in his possession, he stated, including it was not but recognized whom he was going to ship the injections which have been seized.
With Maharashtra witnessing a spurt in COVID-19 circumstances, Remdesivir injections are in excessive demand within the state.
On Thursday, the Maharashtra authorities capped the worth of Remdesivir between Rs 1,100 and Rs 1,400 per vial and warned towards its hoarding and black advertising and marketing.