The Organisation
  Organisational Structure
 
  Telephone No. and address of important authorities
  Dos and Doníts for Dealers and Public
  Fees Structure
 
 
  Downloadable Form
  Drugs not of Standard Quality
   
   
   
   
   

 
 
 

 

DRUGS CONTROL DEPARTMENT

The Organisation

                         An agency of the state Government to tackle the menace of spurious and adulterated drugs by regulating Manufacturing, Sales and Distribution of drugs.

                        Drugs Control Department, a whole time law enforcement department, was formed in the year 1961 under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. It enforces the following legislations/orders concerned with manufacture and sale of all kind of drugs and cosmetic items in the State.

1)Drugs and Cosmetics Act 1940 and Rules 1945.

2)Drugs Price Control Order 1995 issued by the Government of India under the essential commodities Act 1955.

3)The Drugs and Magic Remedies (Objectionable Advertisement) Act 1954

4)The Drugs and other stores (unlawful possession) Act 1971.

5)Rules relating to the Poison Act 1919, issued by Government of Kerala.

  

DRUGS CONTROL DEPARTMENT STAFF STRENGTH


Sl.No.
Category No.of Sanctioned Posts
1
Drugs Controller 1
2 Deputy Drugs Controller (Ay.) 1
3 Deputy Drugs Controller 2
4 AssistantDrugs Controller
7
5 Regional Drugs Inspector
3
6 Senior Drugs Inspector 
2
7 Senior Drugs Inspector (Ayu.) 2
8 Drugs Inspector 47
9 Chief Inspector (Drugs Intelligence Squad 1
10 Drugs Inspector (Ay)
3
11 Administrative Assistant    
1
12 Senior Superintendent
4
13 Law Officer 1
14 Legal Assistant
1
15 Junior Superintendent
10
16 Head Clerk 2
17 Stores Superintendent
1
18 L.D Clerk/ U.D Clerk 86
19 Fair Copy Superintendent
1
20 L.D Typist/ U.D Typist
27
21 Confidential Assistant
1
22 U.D. Compiler
1
23 Librarian 
1
24 Record Attender
1
25 Driver 7
26 Class IV Officer 29
27 Chief Government Analyst 1
28 Analyst Gr.I 3
29 Analyst Gr.II 9
30 Analyst Gr.III 20
31 Scientific Assistant 
1
32 Technical Assistant    
8
33 Media Maker 1
34 L.D. Technician   
8
35 Technical Store Keeper 
1
36 Laboratory Attender 9
37 Scavancher 
1
38 Watcher 1
39 Part Time Sweeper 16
TOTAL 321


               

 

 




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