The Advertising Standards Council of India has rapped Astha Clinic for making claims about curing ailments like Leukoderma, white spots and vitilogo which are not allowed by The Drugs & Magic Remedies (DMR) act.
This means that companies selling products for curing incurable ailments such as white spots and leukoderma, are cheating and misleading consumers. In its website the ASCI says:
. Astha Clinic: The adverti sement’s claims, “Vitiligo/Leukoderma – No need to hide white spots, get freedom from white spots in few months” were considered to be prima facie, in violation of The Drugs & Magic Remedies (DMR) Act.