3,000 Jan Aushadhi Stores to be opened across India
Under Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Yojana (PMJAY), the government has decided to open 3000 Jan Aushadhi Stores (JAS) under the Yojana across the country by the end of March 2017.
According to Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Mansukh L. Mandaviya, In order to open JAS proposed within Government hospital premises, a one-time financial assistance is provided to the extent of Rs. 2.50 lakh (Rs. 1 Lakh for furnishing, Rs. 50000/- for computer and peripherals, refrigerator etc and another Rs. 1 Lakh worth medicines to commence operation). The margin available for the retailers is 20% so as to ensure a reasonable level of profitability for them.
So let's do:
1. Under Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Yojana (PMJAY), the government has decided to open how many Stores by the end of March 2017?