In the face of rising antimicrobial resistance in common infections driven by consumption of antibiotics, the MCAZ and the Zimbabwe Republic Police are conducting operations to curb illegal sell and uptake of antibiotics.
Police spokesperson Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba said a regional joint operation is being conducted to curb illegal sell of pharmaceutical drugs among other crimes as syndicates are operating in cahoots.
The country's antimicrobial resistance situation analysis shows that there is a growing resistance in common infections for both human and animals.
Last month the government launched the 2017-2022 antimicrobial resistance national action plan.
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