SHC suspends freeze on drug prices by DRAP on industry’s appeal

KARACHI Mar.12: A divisional bench of Sindh High Court (SHC) headed by Justice Aqeel Abbasi gave ruling of suspension of freeze on drug prices upon constitutional petition filed by Pharma Bureau Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (PPMA) and Pakistan Chemist and Druggist Association (PCDA).

The Court suspending section 7 of new drug pricing policy formulated by Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP)-approved by Economic Coordination Committee terming it unconstitutional.