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इंडियन आवाज़     03 Apr 2020 11:11:43      انڈین آواز
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SC terms drugs policy unreasonable & irrational, asks Centre to re-look

SCSupreme Court has termed the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Policy and the Drug Price Control order 2013 as unreasonable and irrational. Apex court asked the government to review its market-based drug pricing policy within six months.

A three-judge bench headed by Justice TS Thakur asked the Department of Pharmaceuticals of Union Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers to pass a reasoned order on the issue within six months after hearing all parties concerned.

It also asked the Centre to file a copy of its decision on the representation of NGO which would file it in six weeks. The court was hearing a PIL filed by NGO All India Drug Action Network alleging that the Market Based Pricing was never used for any price regulatory purposes and this was making medicines costlier.

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