PM Modi boats of quality of medicines but there have been a number of cases where the medicines were recalled from Jan Aushadhi Kendras for not meeting quality standards.
In 2017 alone, 11 instances occurred where the medicines were recalled. Another 11 recalls were reported in the first four months of 2018. The agency implementing the scheme, the Bureau of Pharma PSUs of India (BPPI), recalled the products after they were declared ‘not of standard quality (NSQ)’ by state-level drug inspectors.
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