Jan Aushadhi Diwas 2021 celebrated at Women Polytechnic Srinagar.
Sunday/07/03/2021: Jan Aushadhi Diwas 2021 was celebrated today at Govt. Polytechnic for Women, Srinagar. The program was organized by Bureau of Pharma, Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals & fertilizers, GOI, to spread awareness about quality generic medicines, available at low prices. Janaushadi provides quality medicines at affordable prices to the masses which are available at lesser prices but are equivalent in quality and efficacy as expensive branded drugs.
The event was celebrated across the country where in Prime Minister Narinder Modi addressed and interacted with the people via video conferencing.
The event in Kashmir was presided over by Prof. Dr. AG Ahanger, Director SKIMS, besides other dignitaries including Aftab Alam, SSP, Anti Corruption Bureau, Dr Naveed Nazir, Pulmonologist GMC, Srinagar, Manzoor A Kumar, Principal Women Polytechnic, Rifat Nazir Nodal Officer J&K PMBJY, Dr. Raashid Hamid Consultant Pediatric Surgeon, Masrat Farooq Lecturer Women Polytechnic, Azhar Hajini broadcaster and large number of students of Govt. Polytechnic for Srinagar also participated in the event.