Essential Drugs Current Affairs, GK & News
What is Lifeline UDAN?
The Lifeline UDAN was launched by the Ministry of Civil Aviation to help India fight against COVID-19. Under this initiative, flights were operated in transporting essential equipment and medicines all over the country. Highlights The Lifeline UDAN initiative was a huge success as in just 5 days of its launch, more than 15.4 tonnes of ..
Month: Current Affairs - April, 2020
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: COVID-19 • Drugs • Essential Drugs • Essential medicines • Ladakh • Lifeline UDAN • North East Region • UDAN • UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik) • UDAN Yojana
Union Government caps prices of 24 essential drugs
The Union Government has capped the prices of 24 essential drugs used for treatment of cancer, HIV, bacterial infections, anxiety and cardiac conditions. In this regard, the Drug pricing regulator National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has issued an order. It revised ceiling prices of 24 scheduled formulations of schedule-I under Drugs (Price Control) Amendment Order, ..
Month: Current Affairs - August, 2016
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
Topics: DPCO • Essential Drugs • National • NPPA • Pharma sector