The US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) today said it was working with regulators here to enhance the quality and safety of drugs as 40 per cent of generic drugs exported to America were from India.
Based on an RTI reply from the Food Corporation of India which states that 60% of wheat and 33% of rice samples sent to it were below norms, BJP on Thursday said it will take up the issue through a PIL in the Supreme Court.
India will soon enforce a tough law to maintain standards and quality of food and water as 80 percent of all deaths in the country are believed to be linked to unhealthy food and water, an official said here Tuesday.
Independent quality monitors will
now inspect projects under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban
Renewal Mission and send assessment reports covering quality
and other aspects to ensure timely completion of the schemes.