Drugs not to be sold over maximum fixed price
Online Link to Act/Rule/Legislation
Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance
Ongoing compliance requirement
Filing and Maintenance Requirements
In case a notification has been issued by the State Government in respect of any drugs under the act, no dealer or producer can sell the drug above the maximum price and quantity fixed by such notification.
. (1) Whoever contravenes any of the provisions of this Act or
of any direction made under authority conferred by this Act shall be
punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to three
years or with fine or with both.
(2) A court convicting any person of an offence punishable
under this Act may order that the whole or any part of the stock or drugs
in respect of which the offence was committed shall be forfeited to the
(3) It shall not be a defence for a person charged with a
contravention of any of the provisions of this section to prove that, in
relation to the matter in respect of which he is charged, he acted in the
course of his employment as a servant or agent of another person on the
instructions of his employer or of some other specified person.
Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments