ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday mentioned that authorities is making utmost effort to make sure simple availability of life saving and different essential medicines to the individuals at inexpensive costs.

In line with a press assertion issued by the PM Media Workplace, the Imran Khan chaired a gathering to evaluate the efficiency and tasks of Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP).

On this event, the PM underscored principal position of the DRAP as regulator of medicines and directed to make the DRAP a completely practical and vibrant physique. He mentioned that manpower necessities of the group needs to be totally met. He mentioned all essential measures must be taken for creation of separate departments of coverage making and coverage implementation within the DRAP.

With regard to enhancing the effectivity of DRAP and elimination of corruption, the prime minister mentioned the federal government had a really clear stance over the framing of insurance policies and their implementation. He noticed that there was a distinction between the involved sections over policymaking course of and its implementation and their merger gave rise to completely different points. The prime minister additionally directed for taking essential steps for separation of each sections of the authority.


The assembly additionally mentioned issues pertaining to Pakistan Medical and Dental Council. The Prime Minister directed to finish all of the issues relating to the council as per the judgment of the Supreme Court docket in order that the medical doctors and others related to the occupation are usually not confronted with any issue.


The assembly was attended by Particular Assistant to the PM on Well being Dr Zafar Mirza, Lawyer Normal for Pakistan Khalid Javed Khan, Secretary Nationwide Well being Providers and Rules, CEO DRAP Asim Rauf and different senior officers.