CENTRAL DRUGS STANDARD CONTROL ORGANIZATION

 (a)   CENTRAL AUTHORITIES 

Under the Drug and Cosmetics Act, the regulation of manufacture, sale and distribution of Drugs is primarily the concern of the State authorities while the Central Authorities are responsible for approval of New Drugs, Clinical Trials in the country, laying down the standards for Drugs, control over the quality of imported Drugs, coordination of the activities of State Drug Control Organisations and providing expert advice with a view of bring about the uniformity in the enforcement of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act. 

Drug Controller General of India is responsible for approval of licenses of specified categories of Drugs such as blood and blood products, I. V. Fluids, Vaccine and Sera. 
Central Drugs Standard Control Organization Head quarter is located at FDA Bhawan, Kotla Road, New Delhi 110002 and functions under the Directorate General of Health Services.

Staff details: 

DRUGS CONTROLLER GENERAL (INDIA)

Dr. G. N. SINGH, Ph.D

Phones: (Off.)  91-11-23236965 (D)

Fax: 91-11-23236973.  

E-Mail: dci@nb.nic.in

 

JOINT DRUGS CONTROLLER (INDIA)

 

Dr. V. G. Somani, Phone : 23236975

DEPUTY DRUGS CONTROLLER (INDIA)

DEPUTY DIRECTOR ADMINISTRATOR (DRUGS)

Asst. DRUGS CONTROLLERS (INDIA) 

 DRUGS INSPECTORS

NAME  QUALIFICATION
SH. VINAY KUMAR B.Pharma, Bsc
SH. DHARMVIR SINGH B.Pharma
SH SANJAY KR. AGRAWAL B.Pharma
SH. Y. K. SHELAR B.Pharma
SH. A. K. RAI B.Pharma
SH. MAHESH NAGADASANAHALLI ANJINAPPA B.Pharma
MS. NISHA SANKHWAR B.Pharma
SH. SELLA SENTHIL M M. Pharma
SH. SUSHANTA SARKAR M. Pharma
SH. C. MANIVILLAVAN B.Pharma
SH. C. ARUNACHALAM M. Pharma, MBA(IB), PGDHM
SH. S. JOHN GERARD B.Pharma, MBA
SH. SIDHARTH SAHAI MALHOTRA B.Pharma
MR. SHASHI PAULl B.Pharma
MRS.SHRADDHA SRIVASTAVA B. Pharma
MR.RAJESH KUMAR VERMA B. Pharma
MS. NISHA KAUSHIK M.Pharma
Dr. KASI SANKAR VENUGOPAL B.Pharma,M.Tech, Ph.D
SH. MUKESH KUMAR B.Pharma
SH. RAJARAM DHARAMRAJ B.Pharma
SH. MANISH SINGHAL B.Pharma
SH. DINESH KUMAR M.Pharma
MR. ANKHUR BANSAL M.Pharma
MR. SAURABH GARG B.Pharma
Sh. K. NARENDRAN B.Pharma
MR. SAURABH MITTAL B.Pharma
Shri. SURESH KUMAR KALWANIYA B.Pharma

 ZONAL OFFICES OF CENTRAL DRUGS STANDARD CONTROL ORGANISATION (CDSCO) 

The Central Government have established four zonal offices of the Central Drug Standard Control Organisation at Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, and Ghaziabad. The Zonal Offices work in close collabration with the State Drug Control Administration and assist them in securing uniform enforcement of the Drug Act and other connected legislations, on all India basis. The names of the office-in-charge of the Zonal Organisations, their address and names of the States are as follows: 

EAST ZONE

Andaman and Nicobar Island, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Sikkim, Tripura & West Bengal. 

Mr. Soumen Mukhopadhayai, Deputy Drugs Controller (I),Central Drug Standard Control Organisation, East Zone, C.G.O. Bldgs.,  (Nizam Palace) West, 2nd Floor, 234/4, Lower Circular Road, Kolkata 700 020. Phone : Offi. : 033 22870513 / 22801391, Gram : ZONDRUG-KOLKATA. Fax : 033 - 22813806 E-mail : cdscoez@gmail.com

 Deputy Drug Controller (India) , Central Drug Standard Control Organisation, East Zone, 

S. Mukhopadhyay, Deputy Drug Controller (India) , Central Drug Standard Control Organisation, East Zone,

 DRUGS INSPECTORS 

NAME  QUALIFICATION
Sh.KAMAL KRISHNA HALDER B.Pharma
SH. SHIV KUMAR B.Pharma, M.Tech (Bio-Tech)
SH. SHANTI PRASHNNA NATH SINGH  B.Pharma
MR. MANISH NEEKHRA B.Pharma
MR. NAVEEN MEHTA M.Pharma
SH. G NARENDRA KUMAR M.Pharma
SH. KAILASH CHANDRA MALIK M.Pharma, PGDRA
Sh.Abu Hanif Imran Choudhury B.Pharma

 WEST ZONE

Chattisgarh, Goa, Daman & Diu, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.

Dr. V.G Somani, Joint  Drugs Controller (I), Central Drug Standards Control Organization, West  Zone, 4th Floor, Zonal FDA Bhawan, GMSD Compound, Bellasis Road, Mumbai Central, Mumbai 400 008. Phones: 91-22- 23002279, 23002215, 23092971 Fax: 91 (22) 23002271 Resi. 91-22- 27823483 E-mail: mailto:cdscowz@gmail.com , ddciwzmum-mohfw@nic.in

DRUGS INSPECTORS  

NAME  QUALIFICATION
SH.GAURI SHANKAR M .Pharma
SH.NAVNEET PRATAP SINGH B.Pharma
 SH.DEEPAK KUMAR B.Pharma, MBA
SH. PARAG BHUSHAN GAUTAM B.Pharma
SH. DESH RAJ SINGH B.Pharma
SH. ASHOK KUMAR M. Pharma
SH. NITIN MALHARI JADHAV B.Pharma
SH. P. A. JAGTAP B.Pharma
MR.V KAVIYARASAN B.Pharma
MR.KETANKUMAR P. PANCHAL M.Pharma
MR.NAVEEN YADAV M.Pharma
SH. ARVIND HIWALE M. Pharma
SH. PRAMOD MADHUKAR PATIL B.Pharma
 SH. DHANANJAY KESHAVRAO SABLE M. Pharma

AHEMDABAD ZONAL OFFICE

Shri G. Nageswara Rao Deputy Drugs Controller (I), Zonal Office, Ahmedabad, Central Drug Standards Control Organization, Old Terminal Building, Air Cargo Complex, Airport, Ahmedabad-380 003 Gujarat Tele Fax No. 079-22865244  

DRUGS INSPECTORS  

NAME  QUALIFICATION
SH. ASHOK KUMAR YADAV B.Pharma
SH. VIRENDRA SINGH B.Pharma
SH. KAILASH CHAND MEENA B.Pharma
SH. MILIND PATIL B.Pharma, LLB
SH.GANESH JANGALU NANNAWARE B.Pharma
SH.NEERAJ KATIYAR B.Pharma M.Sc (Biotech)

NORTH ZONE 

Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttaranchal, Uttar Pradesh, N.C.T. of Delhi & Union Territory of Chandigarh. 

Dr. K.Bangarurajan, Deputy Drugs Controller (I), Central Drug Standard Control Organisation, North Zone, C.G.O. Building-I, Kamla Nehru Nagar, Hapur Chungi, Ghaziabad 201 002 (U.P.). Phone: Offi. : 91 -2719483/2750013, 0120-2701927 (D) Fax: 95120 2719483 Gram : ZONDRUG-GHAZIABAD. E-mail: cdsconz@gmail.com  

Asst. Drugs Controllers (India)

Dr. Ajay Sachan -01202701927

 DRUGS INSPECTORS  

NAME  QUALIFICATION
Mr. ANKIT SHARMA B Pharma
SH. ABHISHEK CHAWLA B.Pharma
SH. P. MANAVALAN M. Pharma, PGDCA
SH. RAJAPPAN VISWANATHAN B.Pharma
MR.MUKESH KUMAR B.Pharma
MR. S GOPINATH M.Pharma
MR. DINESH KUMAR B.Pharma
MR. MUNISH KAKKAR M.Pharma

SUBZONAL OFFICE (CHANDIGARH )

Mr.Naresh Sharma Asst. Drugs Controller (I)

NAME  QUALIFICATION
MS. SUSANT SHARMA B.Pharma
Sh. P MANNIVALAN B. Pharm

SUBZONAL OFFICE (JAMMU)

Sh. B.K.Samantray, Asst. Drugs Controller (I)

DRUGS INSPECTORS

NAME  QUALIFICATION
MS. BHARTI BACHLOO B.Pharma
Sh. M.V. Manohra B.Pharma
Sh.Arun Kr Prashar M.Pharma

SOUTH ZONE 

Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Pondicherry and Tamil Nadu. 

Sh.  P.B.N. Prasad , Deputy Drugs Controller (I) , Central Drug Standard Control Organisation, South Zone, 2nd Floor, Shastri Bhawan, Annexe, 26, Haddows Road, Chennai 600 006. Phone : Off. 044 - 28278186.

Smt.Shanthy Gunashekharan Deputy Drugs Controller (I), Central Drug Standard Control Organisation, South Zone, 2nd Floor, Shastri Bhawan, Annexe, 26, Haddows Road, Chennai 600 006. Phone : Off. 044 - 28278186.

DRUGS INSPECTORS

NAME  QUALIFICATION
Ms P.Priyadharsini M.Pharma
Ms. V.M. Bharathi B.Pharma
Ms. M. Shakuntala B.Pharma
Sh. V.S. Prabhakar B.Pharma
Mrs.Indira PalaniyandiI M. Pharma
Mrs. G.Reka B.Pharma
SH. P. DHINESH PANDIAN M. Pharma
Mrs.A. Anitha M.Pharma
Mr. Ravindra Ramchandra Shripad M.Pharma
MS. M. SHAKUNTALA M. Pharma
Sh.Vanam Anjaneya Mithra M.Pharma

SUB - ZONAL OFFICE, BANGALORE

Dr. S. Manivannan Deputy. Drugs Controller (I), Sub-Zonal Office,

DRUGS INSPECTORS

NAME QUALIFICATION
Sh. Dharmendra Pandey B.Pharma
Mrs. K. Bhuvaneswari B.Pharma
Sh. Rajshekhar M. Pharma
SH. N. K. JAYASENTHIL B.Pharma, MBA, PGDPHM
Sh Mahesh Nagadasanahalli Anjinappa B.Pharma
Ms. Anju Kushwa B.Pharma
D. Hemalatha M.Pharma

 HYDERABAD ZONAL OFFICE

Sh. A. Chandra Sekhara Rao, Deputy Drugs  Controller (India), CDSCO, Zonal office, Hyderabad ,  CDSCO BHAVAN, Beside T.B. & Demonstration Centre, S.R. Nagar, Hyderabad - 500038, AP  Ph: 040-23811481 TeleFax : 040-23811483, Email  :-   ddchyderabad@gmail.com, cdscohyd@gmail.com

PORT OFFICE HYDERABAD

Unit No. 16,17& 18  Second Floor, Cargo Satellite Building, RGI Air Port, SHAMSHABAD, RR Dist., Hyderabad 500409, AP. Phone: 040 24008236. Fax : 040 24008270, E-mail : adchyderabad@gmail.com

 DRUGS  INSPECTORS    

NAME QUALIFICATION
Mr. RAHUL S SHAKHAPURE M. Pharma
MRS. BAPANAPALLY SARALA DEVI  B.Pharma, DCA
SH. VINOD KUMAR B.Pharma, PGDOM, 
Ms. L. SUGANTHI B.Pharma
SHRI SHYAM NARAYAN SINGH B.Pharma
SHRI CHANDRASHEKAR ANAJI PAWAR B.Pharma
SHRI SANDEEP SAH  B.Pharma
SHRI ROSHAN LAL MEENA B.Pharma, M.S
SH. R. SRINIVASAN RAMARAJ M. Pharma
SHRI CHANDRA SHEKHAR B.Pharma

ASSISTANT DRUGS CONTROLLERS AT PORTS

CHENNAI  

Sh.B.Kumar Asst.Drugs Controller (I), will work at Sea-Port, Chennai

Asstt. Drugs Controller (I), Port, Room No. 23, IV Floor, Annexe Bldg., Custom House, Chennai 600 001. Phone :  Office : 5212041. Gram : DRUGCONIND  

Shri. A.Senkathir Asst.Drugs Controller (I), is posted to Airport, Chennai under CDSCO (SZ) ,Chennai

 Air Port Office, Air Cargo Complex, Meenambakkam, Chennai-600027, Phone: 044-22560698

COCHIN

  Asstt. Drugs Controller (I), Central Drug Standard Control Organisation, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Custom House, Cochin 682 009 (Kerala). Phone : 0484-666042. Gram : DRUGCONIND.

DELHI

Smt. Anita Veigas Asstt. Drugs Controller (I) (Incharge), Customs House, Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, Phone : Offi: 25654408/25652360.

DRUGS INSPECTORS

NAME QUALIFICATION
Sh.K.K Bhardwaj B. Pharma

 

KOLKATA 

 S. Mukhopadhyay, Deputy. Drug Controller (India), Customs House, 15/1, Strand Road, Kolkata 700 001. Phones : Offi. : 22436867. Resi. : 4300376. Gram : DRUGCONIND

S. Mukhopadhyay, Deputy. Drug Controller (India), Air Cargo Complex, N.S.C. Bose International Airport, Kolkata-700 052. Phone : 25119851.   

Sh. Arup Chatterjee, Asst. Drugs Controller (I)

HYDERABAD

 Sh. A.Chandra Sekar Rao, Deputy  Drugs Controller (India)

MUMBAI  

Dr. D .K Chauhan ,  Asstt. Drugs Controller (I), 6th Floor, Annexe Bldg, New Custom House, Ballard Estate, Fort Mumbai- 400038, Phones: Offi.: 022-2611596. Resi: 022-26350179 Gram : DRUGCONIND. Fax : 2634550.  

 Sh. Jayant Kumar Asstt. Drugs Controller (I), (Air Port), Central Drug Standard Control Organisation, International Air Cargo Complex, Sahar Village, Andheri, Mumbai 400 099. Phone : 28320152 / 26828185

Sh. G. Nageswara Rao, Deputy Drugs Controller (India), Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust  CFS (Imports), Nhava Sheva, Navi Mumbai 400 707. Phones: (Offi.) : 022-27242698, (Resi.) : 5410382, Fax : 7240139. email-id:- cdscojnpt@gmail.com

 CENTRAL DRUGS LABORATORY (CDL) 

The Central Drugs Laboratory, Kolkata is the national statutory laboratory of the Government of India for quality control of Drug and Cosmetics and is established under the Indian Drug & Cosmetics Act, 1940. It is the oldest quality control laboratory of the Drug Control Authorities in India. It functions under the administrative control of the Director-General of Health Services in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. 

The functions of the Laboratory include: 

I.                     STATUTORY FUNCTIONS:

(a)   Analytical quality control of majority of the imported Drug available in Indian market.

(b)   Analytical quality control of drug and cosmetics manufactured within the country on behalf of the Central and State Drug Controller Administrations.

(c)   Acting as an Appellate authority in matters of disputes relating to quality of Drug. 

II.                    OTHER FUNCTIONS:

(a)   Collection, storage and distribution of International Standard International Reference Preparations of Drug and Pharmaceutical Substances.

(b)   Preparation of National Reference Standards and maintenance of such Standards. Maintenance of microbial cultures useful in drug analysis Distribution of Standards and cultures to State Quality Control Laboratories and drug manufacturing establishments.

(c)   Training of Drug Analysts deputed by State Drug Control Laboratories and other Institutions.

(d)   Training of World Health Organisation Fellows from abroad on modern methods of Drug Analysis.

(e)   To advise the Central Drug Control Administration in respect of quality and toxicity of drug awaiting licence.

(f)     To work out analytical specifications for preparation of Monographs for the Indian Pharmacopoeia and the Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of India.

(g)   To undertake analytical research on standardisation and methodology of Drug and cosmetics.

(h)   Analysis of Cosmetics received as survey samples from Central Drug Standard Control Organisation.

(i)     Quick analysis of life saving Drug on an All-India basis received under National Survey of Quality of Essential Drug Programme from Zonal Offices of Central Drug Standard Control Organisation.

In addition to the above functions the Central Drug Laboratory also actively collaborates with the World Health Organisation in the preparation of International Standards and Specifications for International Pharmacopoeia. It also undertakes collaborative study on behalf of the Indian Pharmacopoeia Committee. The senior Officers of the Laboratory have been appointed as Government Analysts on behalf of most of the States of the Union for analysis of drug samples.

 The Director of CDL is Sh. Hariharan , Director In-Charge, Central Drugs Laboratory, 3, Kyd Street, Kolkata 700 016. Phone : 033 -22299541,Email cdlkol@gmail.com,  Gram : BIOSTANLAB. Fax: 033-22299380. 

CENTRAL DRUGS TESTING LABORATORY (CDTL), CHENNAI, TAMIL NADU

Central Drug Testing Laboratory is one of the four National Laboratories in India engaged in the research and analysis of Drug and Cosmetics as per Drug and Cosmetics Act, 1940. 

The Director of the CDTL Chennai is,  Dr. N. Murugesan, Director , Central Drug Testing Laboratory, Govt. of India, 37, Naval Hospital Road, Periamet, Campus G.M.S.D., Chennai 600 003. Phone : 044-25610402/ 25610205, Gram : DRUGSLAB, Fax : 044 -25610906 E-mail : cdtl@dataone.in

CENTRAL DRUGS TESTING LABORATORY (CDTL) , HYDERABAD, AP 

Central Drug Testing Laboratory is one of the  Newly established Laboratories in the state of Andhra Pradesh,  India engaged in  testing ,  research and analysis of Drug and Cosmetics as per Drug and Cosmetics Act, 1940. 

The Director (incharge)/ Nodal Officer of the CDTL Hyderabad   is,  Dr. N. Murugesan,  Central Drug Testing Laboratory, CDSCO, Zonal office Hyderabad ,   CDSCO BHAVAN, Beside T.B. & Demonstration Centre, S.R. Nagar, Hyderabad - 500038, A.P . Phone : 040-23811327/, Fax : 040-23811328, E-mail : cdtlhyd@gmail.com  

CENTRAL DRUGS TESTING LABORATORY (CDTL), MUMBAI 

The Central Drugs Testing Laboratory Mumbai is another national statutory laboratory of the Government of India, functioning under administrative control of the Drug Controller General (India), DGHS, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. 

The major functions of the laboratory include: 

Testing of imported bulk drugs and formulations referred by ADCs, Mumbai, Nhava Sheva & Chennai, Survey and Watchers samples referred by Deputy Drugs Controller (India), West Zone. Lately, new drugs and formulations are also being referred by the Drugs Controller General (India). The laboratory is notified as Apellate Laboratory for Copper T Intra-Uterine Contraceptive Device and Tubal Rings under the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, (Medical Stores) & Regional Directors of Department of Family Welfare and procurement and field samples of Oral Contraceptive Pills, Copper T and Tubal Rings referred by the Dept. of Family Welfare. 

The Director of the Laboratory is Mrs. Manshi Patel, Director In-charge, Central Drugs Testing Laboratory-Mumbai, Government Medical Stores Depot Compound,Belasis Road, Opp. Sahil Hotel, Mumbai Central, Mumbai 400008 . Phones : Offi. : 022 - 23002309,  (Resi.) : 23620293, Gram : DRUGSLAB, Telefax : 23099240. e-mail: cdtlmumbai@rediffmail.com

REGIONAL DRUGS TESTING LABORATORY (RDTL), GUWAHATI 

The Regional Drugs Testing Laboratory Guwahati is the one of the five National Laboratory of the Govt of India for quality control of Drugs and Cosmetic and is established under the Indian Drugs & Cosmetics Act 1940 functioning under administrative control of the Drugs Controller General of India and sub ordinate office under Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. The laboratory was set up in the year 2002 for entire North Eastern State including Sikkim and is housed in its own building at Guwahati.

1. Statutory Function:
a. Analytical quality control of drugs and cosmetic manufactured within the country on behalf of the Central and State Drugs Controller Administration.
b. To assists the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization in the testing of Drugs and cosmetic.

The laboratory is headed by
Dr. Parthajyoti Gogoi, Director-in-Charge Regional Drugs Testing Laboratory, Directorate General of Health Services, Guwahati-781 037 (Assam)
Phones -Off- 0361-2338555/2330555(Fax) ,Resi-0361-2337272/2330899
e-mail : parthajyoti@sancharnet.in , mailto:%0bpjgogoi@gmail.com , pig.rdtl@assam.nic.in

REGIONAL DRUGS TESTING LABORATORY (RDTL), CHANDIGARH

The Regional Drugs Testing Laboratory, Chandigarh is the one of the six National Laboratories of the Govt of India functioning under the administrative control of the Drug Controller General (India), Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation, Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. The Laboratory has been established for quality control of Drugs and Cosmetic under the Indian Drugs & Cosmetics Act 1940. This laboratory is engaged in the analysis of bulk drugs & formulations referred by the Deputy Drugs Controller (India), Assistant Drugs Controller (India) and Drugs Inspectors from CDSCO North Zone, Ghaziabad, CDSCO Sub-Zone Chandigarh and CDSCO Sub-Zone Jammu. The Regional Drugs Testing Laboratory, Chandigarh has become operational since November, 2007. Presently the laboratory is testing the legal (Form-18) and survey samples at an average of 150 per month. The laboratory is in the process of up-gradation in infrastructure and manpower in order to increase the testing capacity

Regional Drugs Testing Laboratory, Sector 39-C, Chandigarh 160036,  Director : Dr. R.A Singh, Phone : 0172 - 2688239; Fax 0172-2636316, e-mail : directorrdtlchd@yahoo.com

CENTRAL DRUG LABORATORY, CRI KASAULI

Central drug laboratory at CRI Kasauli is a Central laboratory engaged in the testing of vaccines. It is a notified laboratory under the Drugs and cosmetics Act, 1940 to function as Central drugs laboratory for testing of the following drugs or classes of drugs;

i)                 Sera

ii)                Solution of serum proteins intended for injection

iii)                Vaccines

iv)                Toxins

v)                 Antigens

vi)                Anti-toxins

vii)               Sterilized surgical ligature and sterilized surgical suture

viii)              Bacteriophages, including Oral Polio vaccine. 

The Director of the Central Research Institute is an ex-officio member of DTAB.

The Director of CRI kasauli is Dr. K.R.Mani, Phone: 01792-272060, 272059, 272114; Fax: 01792 -272049

INDIAN PHARMACOPOEIAL COMMISSION (IPC) 

Indian Pharmacopoeial Commission is an Autonomous Institution under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India dedicated for setting of standards for drugs, pharmaceuticals and healthcare devices/ technologies etc besides providing Reference Substances and Training. Its functions are :

a)       To develop comprehensive monographs for drugs to be included in the Indian Pharmacopoeia, including active pharmaceutical ingredients, excipients and dosage forms as well as medical devices, and to keep them updated by revision on a regular basis.

 

b)       To accord priority to monographs of drugs included in the national Essential Drugs List and their dosage forms.

 

c)       To prepare monographs for products that have normally been in the market for not less than 2 years except for certain special categories of new drugs like antiretrovirals, antituberculosis and anticancer drugs and their formulations introduced more recently, which may be accorded priority attention

 

d)       To give special attention to the methods of manufacture used by the indigenous industry in selecting the pharmacopoeial tests for monitoring the toxic impurities of the concerned drug.

 

e)       To take note of the different levels of sophistication in analytical testing/instrumentation available while framing the monographs.

 

f)        To accelerate the process of preparation, certification and distribution of IP Reference Substances, including the related substances, impurities and degradation products required.

 

g)       To collaborate with pharmacopoeias like the Ph Eur, BP, USP, JP and International Pharmacopoeia with a view to harmonizing with global standards.

 

h)       To organize educational programs and research activities for spreading and establishing awareness on the need and scope of quality standards for drugs and related articles/ materials.

The Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission has been registered as a Society under the provisions of the Societies Registration Act, 1860(Act No. 21 of 1860) for the registration of Literary, Scientific and Charitable Societies, on 09 December 2004.

The Director of Indian Pharmacopoeial Commission is Dr. G.N. Singh,  Raj Nagar, Sector -23, Ghaziabad 201002 (U.P) Phone: 95120-2783401(D) 2783337; Fax: 091 -24783311, E-mail : ipclab@vsnl.net