Pharmaceuticals and Drugs Industry in India

By | October 12, 2015
  • Pharmaceuticals and Drugs Industry in India was incorporated IDPL in April, 1961 and it has presently three manufacturing plants, one each at Rishikesh, Hyderabad and Gurgaon.
  • It has two wholly owned subsidiaries namely IDPL (Tamil Nadu) Ltd. Chennai and Bihar Drugs and oreganic chemicals Ltd., Chennai and Bihar Drugs and Organic Chemicals Ltd., at Muzaffarpur.
  • It has two joint sector undertakings, promoted in collaboration with the respective state governments. These are Rajasthan Drugs and Pharmaceticals Ltd., Jaipur & Orissa Drugs and Chemicals Ltd., Bhubaneshwar.
  • The Uttar Pradesh Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Ltd., a joint sector undertaking of IDPL has been taken over by Government of UP w.e.f April 1, 2004.
  • Hindustan Antibotic Plants at Pimpiri (Pune) and Rishikesh deals in Pencillin, Streptomycin and Teracycline.
  • Synthetic drug plant, Hyderabad deals in Analgesics, anti-T.B. drugs, Vitamins.
  • Surgical Instrument Plant is located in Chennai.
  • Hindustan Organic Chemical Ltd., Rasayani (maharstra) has two units.
    1. Rasayani
    2. Cochin
  • Hindustan Insecticides Ltd. has two units.
    1. New Delhi: DDT
    2. Alwaye: BHC