Government Constitutes Eight-Member Expert Panel to Frame New Laws for Drugs, Medical Devices & Cosmetics

What is the News? The government has set up an expert committee of eight members to frame the new laws for medicines, cosmetics, and medical devices to prepare the new direction. This is a proposal for replacing the existing Drugs and Cosmetics Act which was formed long back in 1940. This committee will be led

Government Forms Panel for New Laws for Drugs and Medical Devices

The government if India has established a panel, consisting of eight members, to frame new laws regarding drugs, cosmetics and medical devices. The recently created panel will be headed by VG Somani, the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI). The main purpose of this panel will be to review the current Drugs and Cosmetics Act,