‘Don’t Engage’: Sun Pharma Warns of Fake Website Spreading Rumors of Free Gifts

Pharmaceutical giant, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, has warned customers about a fake website spreading false rumors about the company providing the 40th anniversary celebration gift.

“Do NOT engage with them,” Sun Pharma said via its Twitter account.

From the image provided by Sun Pharma on its social media account, it shows the fake website alerting customers saying “Congratulations! Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. 40th Anniversary Celebration Gift!”

Then, the bogus website further states in its notification that “Through the quiz you will have a chance to get Rs 6000”.

Sun Pharma has alerted its client calling the above details false.

Sun Pharma said, “This is a fake website spreading false information that Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. is offering a 40th anniversary celebration gift.”

Sun Pharma is the fourth largest generic pharmaceutical company in the world. It has global revenue of over $4.5 billion with a workforce of over 36,000 employees worldwide.

Founded in 1983, Sun Pharma has more than 40 manufacturing facilities and provides affordable, high-quality medicines trusted by healthcare professionals and patients in more than 100 countries around the world.

On BSE, Sun Pharma shares ended at 924.80 each down 0.6%. Earlier in the day, stocks had hit an intraday high of 942.75 each – slightly below the 52-week high of 947.90 each. At the current closing price, Sun Pharma’s market valuation is close to 2.2 lakh crore on the exchange.

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