Last Updated : Jul 22 2019 8:15PM     Screen Reader Access
Select Language :
News Highlights
Chandrayaan-2 successfully launched; Prez, VP and PM congratulate ISRO            NDA govt completes 50 days in office in 2nd term            Trust vote should take place only after whip is clarified, says K'taka Congress President            Four people reportedly killed in rain-related incidents in Kerala            Japan's Abe keeps upper house grip but no 'supermajority'           

National News

Mar 07, 2019
8:03AM

Janaushadhi Diwas is being celebrated across the country

AIR
Janaushadhi Diwas will be celebrated across the country today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address five thousand Janaushadhi stores across the country through video-conferencing on the occasion. 


He will also interact with owners of Janaushadhi Kendras and beneficiaries of the scheme. More than five thousand 50 Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana Kendras, PMBJP, are functional in 652 districts. 
 
Addressing a press conference in New Delhi yesterday, Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers, Mansukh Mandaviya said the market share of generic medicines has grown over three-fold from two per cent to seven per cent in the last 3 years. 

Mr Mandaviya said the Janaushadhi Kendras are providing quality medicine at the affordable price. He said the government's aim is to open Janaushadhi Kedras at block level by 2020. The Minister said, 10 to 15 lakh beneficiaries are getting medicines from Janaushadhi stores every day.

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 22 (Jul) Midday News 22 (Jul) News at Nine 21 (Jul) Hourly 22 (Jul) (2000hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 22 (Jul) दोपहर समाचार 22 (Jul) समाचार संध्या 21 (Jul) प्रति घंटा समाचार 22 (Jul) (1900hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 22 (Jul) Khabrein(Day) 22 (Jul) Khabrein(Eve) 21 (Jul)
Aaj Savere 22 (Jul) Parikrama 22 (Jul) Lok Ruchi Samachar 21 (Jul)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 22 (Jul) Samayki 21 (Jul) Sports Scan 21 (Jul) Spotlight/News Analysis 21 (Jul) Samachar Darshan 21 (Jul) Radio Newsreel 20 (Jul)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 18 (Jul) Surkhiyon Mein 18 (Jul) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 17 (Jul) Vaad-Samvaad 16 (Jul) Money Talk 16 (Jul) Current Affairs 19 (Jul)