The population annually overpays 1 billion dollars from - for unreasonably inflated prices of drugs.
The deputy public prosecutor of Ukraine Tatyana Kornyakova reported about it today in interview to journalists in Kiev after completion of enlarged meeting of board of the State Office of Public Prosecutor.
According to her, the Prosecutor General's Office promises to strengthen control of work of the State inspectorate for control of the prices which has to stop unreasonable increase of cost of drugs.
"We will rigidly control State inspectorate for the prices, and we will demand that they did checks and made responsible all those who breaks price policy in Ukraine", - she told.
Also T. Kornyakova noticed that following the results of today's meeting of the State Office of Public Prosecutor board will send to Ministry of Health and the representation Ministry of Finance with requirements to eliminate violations in control of import of drugs to Ukraine.
At the same time T. Kornyakova noticed that the State Office of Public Prosecutor expects from Antimonopoly committee of completion of check of 15 wholesale companies which are engaged in import to Ukraine of drugs.
The deputy public prosecutor noticed that 90% of import drugs aren't assessed with a tax, and on the majority of the imported parties there are no certificates of origin.