Health minister

The Minister further advised the drug regulators to ensure the availability of medicines and strictly regulate the quality. He said that no laxity to be tolerated with quality of medicines & strict action would be taken even if anyone found overcharging from the consumers. The Health Minister said that the very primary objective of the Drugs Administration is to make available quality, safe and efficacious drugs for the public at affordable rates so as to ensure health security of people and to reduce financial burden on the patients.