Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP).
✅ The Union Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers has launched 8 immunity boosting products under PMBJP for sale through Janaushadhi Kendras across the country.
✅ PMBJP is a campaign launched by the Department of Pharmaceuticals. It was first launched in November 2008 under the name Jan Aushadhi Campaign.
✅ Bureau of Pharma PSUs of India (BPPI) under Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers is the implementation agency.
✅ PMBJK can be located within government hospital premises as well as private hospital premises or anywhere outside.
✅ Credit facility will be given to all Jan Aushadhi Kendras for 30 days against post dated cheques.
✅ Tendering of medicines shall be only through e-tendering.
✅ Under the Jan Aushadhi Scheme, State Governments are required to provide space in Government Hospital premises or any other suitable locations for running of Jan Aushadhi Kendra.