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Drugs Controller General of India: INR3 lakh to fast-track insulin? Just a symptom of the cancer in India’s drug-regulatory system

For long, S Eswara Reddy has been the face for India’s powerful drug regulatory body, the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO). Since 1998, when Reddy joined as a drug inspector in Mumbai, it has been a steady climb. In 2018, he was named the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), the youngest to take the top role. But that was a short stint, as Venugopal Somani replaced him in August 2019. Reddy stepped down as the joint drugs

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