JK News Today


Jammu, November 26  ( JKNT) Jammu and Kashmir government  has attached  Director General of , Indian System of Medicine ,Dr Abdul Kabir Dar,  to health and medical education with immediate effect .

He will also face an inquiry into the matter related to purchase of sub-standard drugs in the Directorate of Indian System of Medicine .

The charge of the post of Director General, Indian System of

Medicine shall be held by the Secretary to the Government, Health and


Medical Education Department, in addition to his own duties, till

further orders, a government order said.

There were reports of large scale irregularities in the purchase of ISM medicines and it was alleged that these were   of low quality and could endanger lives of the patients.