Appointment of Drugs Licensing and Controlling Authority in AP


The Director General, Drugs & Copyrights, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad has proposed to distribute the work relating to the licensing and enforcement of the drug manufacturing units in the State between the Director and Joint Director, who is the next senior most officer in the hierarchy to reduce the work load on the Director, Drugs Control Administration and also to ensure speedy disposal.  Both the Officers are qualified to be notified as licensing authority under rule 59(1) and rule 50 of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 as Licensing Authorities and Controlling Authorities in respect of jurisdictions allotted.

The Government have issued orders promoting (1) Sri N. Viswanadham, Deputy Director as Joint Director (2) Sri P. Nagabhushanam, Joint Director as Director (3) Sri Dharma Data, Deputy Director as Joint Director respectively.

The Government after careful examination of the matter have decided to distribute the work relating to licensing and enforcement of Drug manufacturing units in the State between the Director, Drugs Control Administration and Joint Directors O/O the Director General, Drugs Control Administration in supersession of all the notifications in force on the subject.  However, when any Licensing Authority proceeds on Leave the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights shall allot his work to any other Licensing Authority to look after such matters during the leave period in public interest.

Accordingly the following notifications will be published in an Extraordinary issue of Andhra Pradesh Gazette dt.19 -08-2013

NOTIFICATION – I

            In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (1) of rule 59 read with rule 49-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, and in supersession of the notifications issued vide G.O.Ms.No.8, Health, Medical & Family Welfare (L2) Department, dated: 09.01.2012, the Government of  Andhra  Pradesh hereby appoint Sri.P.Nagabhushanam Director, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad, Office of the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights, Department of Drugs Control Administration, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad as the “Licensing Authority” for the purpose of sub-rule (1) of rule 69 of Part VII, sub-rule (1) of rule 90 of Part VIII, sub rule (1) of rule 122(F) of Part (X-B) and sub rule (1) of rule 138 of Part XIV and also the “Approving Authority” under rule 150-B of Part-XV(A) of the said rules in the areas specified below.

“Ranga Reddy district and Hyderabad district”.

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NOTIFICATION – II

            In exercise of the powers conferred by Sub-rule (2) of rule 50 read with rule 50-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, and in supersession of the notifications issued vide G.O.Ms.No.8, Health, Medical & Family Welfare (L2) Department, dated:09.01.2012, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby appoint Sri.P.Nagabhushanam, Director, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad, Office of the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights, Department of Drugs Control Administration, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad as the “Controlling Authority” for the purpose of sub-rule (3) of rule 50 of the said rules in the areas specified below.

“Ranga Reddy district and Hyderabad district”.

NOTIFICATION – III

            In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (1) of rule 59 read with rule 49-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, and in supersession of the notifications issued vide G.O.Ms.No.8, Health, Medical & Family Welfare (L2) Department, dated:09.01.2012, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby appoint Sri.M.B.R.Prasad, Joint Director, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad, Office of the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights, Department of Drugs Control Administration, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad as the “Licensing Authority” for the purpose of sub-rule (1) of rule 69 of Part VII, sub-rule (1) of rule 90 of Part VIII, sub rule (1) of rule 122(F) of Part (X-B) and sub rule (1) of rule 138 of Part XIV and also the “Approving Authority” under rule 150-B of Part-XV-(A) of the said rules in the areas specified below.

“Mahaboobnagar District, Nalgonda District, Medak District, Nizamabad District, Adilabad District, Karimanagar District, Warangal District and Khammam District.”

NOTIFICATION – IV

            In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (2) of rule 50 read with rule 50-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, and in supersession of the notifications issued vide G.O.Ms.No.8, Health, Medical & Family Welfare (L2) Department, dated:09.01.2012, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby appoint Sri.M.B.R.Prasad, Joint Director, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad, Office of the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights, Department of Drugs Control Administration, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad as the “Controlling Authority” for the purpose of sub-rule (3) of rule 50 of the said rules in the areas specified below.

Mahaboobnagar District, Nalgonda District, Medak District, Nizamabad District, Adilabad District, Karimanagar District, Warangal District and Khammam District.”

NOTIFICATION – V

            In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (1) of rule 59 read with rule 49-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, and in supersession of the notification issued vide G.O.Ms.No.8, Health, Medical & Family Welfare (L2) Department, dated:09.01.2012, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby appoint Sri.G.Dharma Data, Joint Director, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad, Office of the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights, Department of Drugs Control Administration, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad as the “Licensing Authority” for the purpose of sub-rule (1) of rule 69 of Part VII, sub-rule (1) of rule 90 of Part VIII, sub rule (1) of rule  122(F) of Part (X-B) and sub rule (1) of rule 138 of Part XIV and also the “Approving Authority” under rule 150-B of Part-XV-(A) of the said rules in the areas specified below.

Srikakulam District, Vizianagaram District, Visakhapatnam District, East Godavari District, West Godavari District, and Krishna District.”

NOTIFICATION – VI

            In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (2) of rule 50 read with rule 50-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, and in supersession of the notifications issued vide G.O.Ms.No.8, Health, Medical & Family Welfare (L2) Department, dated:09.01.2012, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby appoint Sri.G.Dharma Data Joint Director Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad, Office of the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights, Department of Drugs Control Administration, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad as the “Controlling Authority” for the purpose of sub-rule (3) of rule 50 of the said rules in the areas specified below.

“Srikakulam District, Vizianagaram District, Visakhapatnam District, East Godavari District, West Godavari District, and Krishna District.”

NOTIFICATION – VII

            In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (1) of rule 59 read with rule 49-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, and in supersession of the notification issued vide G.O.Ms.No.8, Health, Medical & Family Welfare (L2) Department, dated:09.01.2012, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby appoint Sri.N.Vishwanadham, Joint Director, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad, Office of the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights, Department of Drugs Control Administration, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad as the “Licensing Authority” for the purpose of sub-rule (1) of rule 69 of Part VII, sub-rule (1) of rule 90 of Part VIII, sub rule (1) of rule 122(F) of Part (X-B) and sub rule (1) of rule 138 of Part XIV and also the “Approving Authority” under rule 150-B of Part-XV-(A) of the said rules in the areas specified below.

Guntur District, Prakasam District, Nellore District, Chittoor District, Ananthapur District, Cuddapah District and Kurnool District.”

NOTIFICATION – VIII

 In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (2) of rule 50 read with rule 50-A of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, and in supersession of the notifications issued vide G.O.Ms.No.8, Health, Medical & Family Welfare (L2) Department, dated:09.01.2012, the Government of Andhra Pradesh hereby appoint Sri.N.Vishwanadham, Joint Director, Drugs Control Administration, Hyderabad, Office of the Director General, Drugs and Copyrights, Department of Drugs Control Administration, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad as the “Controlling Authority” for the purpose of sub-rule (3) of rule 50 of the said rules in the areas specified below.

Guntur District, Prakasam District, Nellore District, Chittoor District, Ananthapur District, Cuddapah District and Kurnool District.”

 

G.O.Ms.No. 134  Dated:16-08-2013.

  1. From the DG, D&C, DCA, Hyderabad lr No. 7621/E1/2013, dt. 23-07-2013.
  2. G.O.Ms.No.2, HM & FW (L.2) Dept., dt.01.01.2009.
  3. G.O.Ms.No. 159 HM & FW (L2) Department, dt 27-07-2009.

4.   G.O.Ms.No. 58, HM & FW (L2) Department, dt 03-03-2010.

5.   G.O.Ms.No. 8,  HM & FW (L2) Department, dt 09-01-2012.

6.   From the DG, D&C, DCA AP Hyderabad D.O.Lr. RC No 7621/E1/2013,

dt:22.05.2013.

  1. G.O.Ms.No. 69, HM & FW (L2) Department, dt 17-05-2013.
  2. G.O.Ms.No.119, HM & FW (L2) Department, dt 01-08-2013.
  3. G.O.Ms.No.122, HM & FW (L2) Department, dt 02-08-2013.

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