While denying relief to him, Additional Sessions Judge Ravinder Bedi said that the offences are grave in nature and entail severe punishment.
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The MLA, Harsh Sanghavi, told the HC on Tuesday that Remdesivir injections were made available by BJP leaders to needy patients in Surat and Navsari in south Gujarat between April 10 and 12.
According to Dr RB Kamal, Principal, GSVM Medical College, the team has been asked to collect data on the allocation of injections.
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The guidelines issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) under the health ministry also said that steroids are harmful in asymptomatic and mild cases of infection.
The advice or order for the drug must be written and bear the name, signature and stamp of the concerned doctor, as per the guidelines.
On Wednesday, some news channels carried reactions of the relatives of patient administered with Remdesivir at the hospital, showing that old expiry date was covered by a new sticker.
The government has also increased the number of plants producing Remdesivir from just 20 to 60 plants within a month, Union Minister Mansukh L Mandaviya said.
The city police have cracked dozens of cases related to the sale of the anti-viral drug in the last two months.
The local police, to whom Senguttuvan was handed over, registered an FIR and remanded him in judicial custody.
The Centre said production capacity of licenced manufacturers of Remdesivir had now increased to 119 lakh vials per month compared to 38 lakh at the end of March this year.
In the pandemic, doctors are trying a variety of ways - from plasma to Remdesivir - to help patients, but are these treatments actually saving lives or just dishing out hope.
Citizens can also check information on Remdesivir using the link https://covidwar.karnataka.gov.in/service2.
IMA took strong exception to Ramdev's comments in a viral video where he said allopathy is a "stupid science" and lakhs of people have died after taking allopathic medicines.