Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

Details of number of pharmaceutical drug manufacturers in States/UTs

Posted On: 27 JUL 2021 4:03PM by PIB Delhi

As per Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO), the details of number of pharmaceutical drug manufacturers, State/UT-wise, in the country as on 29-05-2020 are as given below.

 

Number of Pharmaceutical Units present in States and UTs as on 29-05-2020

S.No.

Name of the State/UTs

No. of Pharma Units

  1.  

Andhra Pradesh

261

  1.  

Arunachal Pradesh

NIL

  1.  

Assam

25

  1.  

Bihar

89

  1.  

Chhattisgarh

31

  1.  

Goa

51

  1.  

Gujarat

3332

  1.  

Haryana

31

  1.  

Himachal Pradesh

555

  1.  

Jammu & Kashmir

55

  1.  

Jharkhand

44

  1.  

Karnataka

376

  1.  

Kerala

100

  1.  

Madhya Pradesh

267

  1.  

Maharashtra

929

  1.  

Manipur

NIL

  1.  

Meghalaya

NIL

  1.  

Mizoram

NIL

  1.  

Nagaland

NIL

  1.  

Odisha

18

  1.  

Punjab

156

  1.  

Rajasthan

128

  1.  

Sikkim

45

  1.  

Tamil Nadu

514

  1.  

Telangana

523

  1.  

Tripura

6

  1.  

Uttarakhand

220

  1.  

Uttar Pradesh

408

  1.  

West Bengal

180

  1.  

Pondicherry

86

  1.  

Andaman & Nicobar Island

NIL

  1.  

Chandigarh

5

  1.  

Delhi

63

  1.  

Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu

34

  1.  

Lakshadweep

NIL

 

Total

8532

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The manufacture for sale of any drug in the country is regulated under the provisions of Drugs & Cosmetics Act, 1940 and Rules, 1945 there under. Licenses for manufacture of sale are granted by the State Licensing Authorities (SLAs) appointed by respective State Governments.

 

The information was given by the Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Shri Mansukh Mandaviya in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

 

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