Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
06 MAR 2023 6:37PM by PIB Delhi
6th day of ongoing Jan Aushadhi Diwas, 2023 celebrated as “Aao Jan Aushadhi Mitra Banein”

The sixth day of ongoing Jan Aushadhi Diwas, 2023 is celebrated as “Aao Jan Aushadhi Mitra Banein” today. On this occasion, large number of people took pledge ‘Jan Aushadhi Shapath’ digitally on the MyGov platform to promote the use of generic medicines.

Pan India seminars and workshops were conducted on a national level by inviting students at Pharma college and universities. A seminar was organised at Delhi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research by the PMBI (Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Bureau of India) at New Delhi in the presence of Vice Chancellor and Director of DIPSAR. Over 6000 students/medical students/para-medical students were directly benefitted by the seminars as they were shared with valuable information about generic medicines with focus on PMBJP. The students were encouraged to take up entrepreneurial endeavours by actively participating in opening Jan Aushadhi Kendras.

Department of Pharmaceuticals has planned various events in different cities starting from 1st of March 2023 to 7th March 2023 which will focus on awareness about the Jan Aushadhi Scheme.

Various other weeklong celebrations are scheduled by conducting various awareness programme for women, senior citizens, children and for engagement of more than 9000 Kendras, Stakeholders, Jan Aushadhi Mitras, doctors, and general public.

Under the Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP), Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices Bureau of India (PMBI), the implementing agency of PMBJP is celebrating the 6th Jan Aushadhi Diwas 2023.