J&K first UT to adopt online grant of retail, wholesale, manufacturing drug license

J&K first UT to adopt online grant of retail, wholesale, manufacturing drug license
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Jammu: Additional Chief Secretary (ACS) Health and Medical Education, Vivek Bhardwaj on Tuesday unveiled the online module for Grant of Retail, Wholesale and Manufacturing Drug License with formal launch of its URL https://statedrugs.gov.in in the public domain.

Additional Chief Secretary said that with the launch of this digital system Jammu and Kashmir has become the first UT in the country to adopt this module for all types of regulatory clearances in an endeavor to secure ease of doing business.

The National Drug Authority of the Country viz Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO), New Delhi, in collaboration with Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC), Noida, has designed and developed a PAN India Portal under the banner “Online National Drug Licensing System (ONDLS)” for all States and UTs which shall extend to all regulatory clearances related to Manufacturing, Blood Centers, Retail Sale and Wholesale under the provisions of Chapter IV of Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940.

All the stakeholders seeking regulatory clearances under the provisions of Chapter IV of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 and Drugs Rules, 1945 there under are now impressed upon to logon to the URL https://statedrugs.gov.in for submission of applications through the said online module w.e.f November 30, 2021.

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