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Government Slashes Prices of 78 Drugs

ISLAMABAD: The government has taken a people-friendly step on Saturday when it has announced the curtailment of prices of 78 medicines while a notification has also been issued in this connection.

According to the notification, the government has taken back the increase of 75 per cent on medicines under the hardship cases and announced the new prices of the drugs.

According to CEO Drip government has also cut the prices of life-saving drugs by 78 per cent as it has also brought back the increase of nine per cent on 50 to 75 per cent medicines.

The notification stated that the increase in drugs for blood pressure, heart, skill disease and emergency has also withdrawn.