JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The acting chief executive officer of South Africa's Cipla Medpro
The Economic Times, citing the chairman of Cipla Ltd
"I am aware of the that report but I have not been able to verify it and we have not received any communication from Cipla Ltd about its withdrawal from the talks," Johan du Preez, Cipla Medpro's acting CEO, told Reuters.
"As far as we are concerned, the talks are ongoing."
Shares in Cipla Medpro fell 4.2 percent to 9.00 rand, still above the 8.55 rand Cipla Ltd put on the table in November.
(Reporting by Tiisetso Motsoeneng; editing by David Dolan)