New Delhi: The government is planning to set up generic drug stores under the brand name ‘Jan Aushadhi Generic Drug Store’ (JADS) in all districts across the country to provide quality medicines at affordable prices.

The Department of Pharmaceuticals, under the aegis of the Chemical and Fertiliser Ministry, has been entrusted with the task of setting up the stores. It has sought the cooperation of NGOs, public health groups and other organisations for establishing the stores. – PTI