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Govt to open 10,000 Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Kendras by March 2024


  • The Chemicals and Fertilizers Ministry said, the number of Janaushadhi stores has increased to 8,366 and all the 736 districts have been covered.
  • Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana was launched in November, 2008, with an objective of making quality generic medicines available at affordable prices to all. 
  • The Ministry said, the medicines available under PMBJP are priced 50% to 90% less than that of branded medicines.