Man arrested for running drug store without licence

Lucknow: A person has been arrested in Kanshiram Nagar district for allegedly running a drug store without a valid licence, a senior official said here on Tuesday.

Ashish Yadav was arrested after it was detected that he was running a drug store without a valid licence from the competent authority during the Food and Drug Authority's raid in Kanshiram Nagar yesterday, Principal Secretary D S Mishra said.

Medicines worth rupees two lakh were seized from the store, he said, adding that Ashish's father Rajendra Singh Yadav was absconding.