Ministry recovers Rs 160m
Dec 20, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Health authorities have recovered Rs 160 million from pharmaceutical and medical devices supplying firms as a rebate for 138 items that failed quality requirements during the last four years.
The Medical Supply’s Division (MSD) in a report to the Health Ministry Secretary has stated that they have recovered the cost from suppliers with regards to all quality failure medicinal drugs and devices, a Ministry spokesman said.
He said that the Health Ministry appointed expert committee on medicinal drugs and devices had identified 138 varieties [2007 (07), 2008 (31), 2009 (48) and 2010 (52)] which failed to meet quality requirements.