18A. Disclosure of the name of the manufacturer, etc. –
1[18A. Disclosure of the name of the manufacturer, etc. Every person, not being the manufacturer of a drug or cosmetic or his agent for the distribution thereof, shall, if so required, disclose to the Inspector the name, address and other particulars of the person from whom he acquired the drug or cosmetic.
On a reading of section 18A and sub-section (4) of section 23 together, it is clear that out of the four portions into which the sample has been divided one portion should be sent to the person, if any, whose name and address and other particulars have been disclosed under section 18A; in re: R. Dayalan, 1978 Cri LJ 1852: (1979) 1 FAC 29.
1. Ins. by Act 13 of 1964, sec. 14 (w.e.f. 15-9-1964).