A joint campaign by security men and the Al-Ahmadi Municipality revealed an unlicensed store that was found to store large quantities of unlicensed medicines and medical equipment has been raided and the contents destroyed.
Among the seized items were intravenous solutions as well as swabs used during the Corona virus and blood tubes, reports Al-Anba daily.
Moreover, officials from the Ministry of Health were summoned to supervise the process of destroying and compressing the seized items and ensuring that they were completely destroyed. The warehouse has been administratively sealed.
A source said immediately after the discovery of the unlicensed store by the Fahaheel Municipality Supervisor, Muhammad Qunais Al-Hajri, the Director of the Road Works Department, Nawaf Al-Mutairi, was notified, who directed to contact the Ministry of Health following which Dr. Khaled Al-Anezi from the Ministry to take inventory of the seized items.