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Corporate Irresponsibility in Drug Pricing

ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL WEEKLY Corporate Irresponsibility in Drug Pricing On November 24, the minister of state for chemicals and fertilisers, Bijoy Krishna Handique, announced in the Rajya Sabha that pharmaceutical companies had voluntarily agreed to a reduction of trade margins on 886 medicines, as a result of which the prices of these drugs had come down. But just two weeks prior to Handique

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