New Delhi, Business Desk. If you want to open a medicine shop (PM Jan Aushadhi kendra), then the Modi government has come up with a good plan for you. The government is planning to increase the number of Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Kendras to 10,000 by March 2024 across the country. The number of Jan Aushadhi Kendras in the country has increased to 8,366 as on October 10, 2021. These centers are spread over 736 districts of the country. Through this you can start your PM Jan Aushadhi Kendra. It also has a good earning formula and investment is also low.

How will Jan Aushadhi Kendra open?

Medicines sold at Jan Aushadhi Kendra are up to 90 percent cheaper than other medicines available in the market. Because these medicines are generic. The government has opened Jan Aushadhi Kendras to promote generic medicines. Due to this people are getting cheap medicines. According to the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, people are getting quality generic medicines at affordable rates through Jan Aushadhi Kendras. PM Narendra Modi also wants the same.

where to get license

For Jan Aushadhi Kendra retail drug sales license has to be taken in the name of Jan Aushadhi Kendra. You can download the form from janaushadhi.gov.in/ online_registration.aspx. CovidThe role of Jan Aushadhi Kendras has become very important in special situations like the -19 pandemic. There are 8,366 Jan Aushadhi Kendras working day and night across the country to serve the poor and needy.

how much investment

Apart from selling cheap and quality generic medicines, many centers have worked to provide ration kits, cooked food, free medicines etc. to the needy people during the lockdown. It costs Rs 2.50 lakh to start Jan Aushadhi Kendra. The government also bears this cost. She returns the full amount to the shopkeeper by way of reimbursement or incentive.

how much commission do you get

If you sell any medicine, then you get a commission of up to 20 percent on it. At the same time, 15% incentive also comes every month. However, the maximum limit of incentive is fixed at Rs 10,000 per month. In North East states, the maximum limit of incentive is up to Rs 15,000 per month. This incentive will be available till Rs 2.5 lakh is completed.

Sales of medicines worth Rs 431.65 crore

The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers said that the government has set a target of increasing the number of Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Kendras to 10,000 by March 2024. These centers include 1,451 medicines and 240 surgical products. The prices of medicines available under Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Pariyojana are 50 to 90 percent less than that of branded medicines. The ministry said that in the current financial year till October 10, 2021, BPPI (Bureau of Pharma PSUs of India) has sold medicines worth Rs 431.65 crore. This has saved the citizens of the country Rs 2,500 crore.

Edited By: Ashish Deep