Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday devoted to the nation the 7,five hundredth Janaushadhi Kendra at NEIGRIHMS in Shillong.
PM Modi, who devoted the newest centre that gives high quality medicines at an reasonably priced worth via a video convention, additionally interacted with individuals from totally different components of the nation.
The Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana goals to supply high quality medicines at an reasonably priced worth.
From 86 centres in 2014, the variety of shops beneath the scheme has grown to 7,500, protecting all districts of the nation.
Gross sales within the monetary yr 2020-21 (as much as March 4, 2021) have led to a complete saving of round Rs 3,600 crore for residents, as these medicines are cheaper by 50-90 per cent than market charges.
To create extra consciousness about ”Janaushadhi”, a complete week — from March 1 to March 7 — is being celebrated as “Janaushadhi Week” throughout the nation, with the theme of “Jan Aushadhi — Seva Bhi, Rozgar Bhi”.
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