Delhi drugs, cosmetics firms allowed to make sanitisers
New Delhi: The Delhi government on Wednesday allowed all drugs and cosmetics producers to manufacture ethanol-based hand sanitisers till June 30 without any separate licence. “Permission has been granted to all manufacturers of drugs and cosmetics in Delhi to manufacture ethanol-based hand sanitisers up to June 30. Those involved in producing homeopathic medicine can also manufacture the ethanol-based hand cleanser, according to an order from the Delhi Drug Department. Sanitisers produced in Delhi will have “for sale in Delhi only” written over it. According to a drug department official, this will also help check sale of illegal and fake sanitisers.