29 February, 2020
2 Min Read
Syllabus subtopic: Statutory, Regulatory and various Quasi-judicial Bodies.
Prelims and Mains focus: about the decision; about drug prices control order; about NPPA and its functions
News: The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has decided to exempt a new stent made by Meril Life Sciences from price control, several months after a patient activist group raised safety concerns about the product.
About the decision
Drug Price Control Orders
Source: Indian Express
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