Drugs Programme

Introduction : Drugs Control Administration was initiated in Mizoram in 1972. Its machinery has been up-dated with the employment of Drugs Inspectors since 1986. The organizational set-up of Mizoram Drugs Control Administration comprises of the following Officers:

Name & Designation

Posting place

Mob. No.

Pu Lalsawma, Joint Director (Food & Drugs)

DHS

9436152192

Pu F.Lalliantluanga, Dy. Director (Food & Drugs)

DHS

9862860267

Pu H. Vanlalnghaka, Dy. Director (Food & Drugs)

Lunglei

9612351804

Pu Lalsandama¸Dy. Director (Food & Drugs)

DHS

9436149490

Pi C.Ramdinmawii, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

Champhai

9436156162

Pu Lalhmingliana, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

Aizawl East

9436198490

Pi Laldinpuii, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

DHS

9436147363

Pi Lalrampari, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

Lunglei

9436351165

Pu K.Lalngilneia, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

Aizawl West

9436149156

Pu Timothy Thanchungnunga, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

DHS

9436147360

Pu R.Vanlalruata, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

Kolasib

9862725384

Pu R.Vanlalsiama, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

Serchhip

9436959040

Pi Sarah Laldintluangi, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

Mamit

9612166478

Pu Samson Lalfakmawia, Asstt. Director (Food & Drugs)

Saiha & Lawngtlai

9862506848

The Drugs Control Administration functions as a part and parcel of the Directorate of Health Services, Mizoram. The Drugs Control Officers are regulatory agencies under the Drugs and Cosmetics Act 1940 and Rules 1945. They control over the manufacture, sale and distribution of drugs and cosmetics and to ensure the availability of standard quality of drugs and cosmetics to the consumer. They maintain quality of drugs through licensing, periodical inspections to assess the extend of compliance and monitoring of the quality of drugs available in the market through sampling and post marketing surveillance. They launch prosecutions to those who contravene the provisions of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act and Rules.

Achievement of Drugs during 2004-2016

IN CALENDER YEAR

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

Drugs Licence Issued

106

62

42

68

197

186

188

174

221


134

141

141

Drugs Licence cancelled

12

8

14

49

19

19

27

53

18


106

69

97

Drugs Licence Renewed

105

41

139

530

906

906

42

59

124


227

275

491

Drugs Licence Suspended

4

4

2

NIL

2

2

-

4



1

2

10

Sale Premises Inspection

876

356

778

991

947

947

966

814

436


1472

589

424

Case registered in the Court of Law

17

1




4

8

8

2


4

4

3

Show cause notice served








49

33


75

95

57

No. of improvement notice served











26

28

21

Sample drawn for analysis








28

5


22

10

20

Revenue Collected (Rs. in lacs)

3.76

1

6.6

6.62

12.94

8.69

4.7

5.12

14.31


7.65

8.2

11.40