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Drug Traders support new drug prices.

The All Island Private Pharmacy Owners Association and Sri Lanka Drug Traders' Association have extended their fullest support to reducing prices of 48 drug varieties. They expressed their views at a meeting which was held under the patronage of Chairman of the National Drug Regulatory Authority Prof.Asitha de Silva and Chief Executive Officer Dr.Kamal Jayasinghe following the issuance of gazette notification regarding the reducing drug prices.

The representatives of the Associations said that the drug companies have not issued new price levels for their consignments yet. The Chairman of the regulatory authority promised to hold discussions with the drug companies in this regard.

Meanwhile the managing director of the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation Dr.H.M.M.Roomy said that the new price level will be implemented form today. accordingly the people can purchase drugs new prices at 32 Osu Salas countrywide .

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