The Vanasthalipuram police have arrested two men for selling the Remdesivir Vital for treatment of covid 19 at exorbitant rates. These men one is an owner of a medical store and other is an employee at the store. According to the police, the original price of the injection Covifor is said to be 3490/- which was allegedly being sold for Rs. 14,500/-.
With intelligence report by the SI and from the witnesses the police conducted a special raid at the Raja Rajeshwari Medical Shop at BN Reddy, Vanasthalipuram. With the Government intervening between the suppliers the rates of this vital injection have been subsidized and a standard across the state is said to be introduced to ensure this injection reaches all the needy patients.