About BPPI

Introduction to BPPI

A Bureau of Pharma PSUs of India (BPPI) has been established on the 1st of December 2008 comprising all the Pharma CPSUs under the Department of Pharmaceuticals. The Bureau will bring about effective collaboration and cooperation in furthering the working and resources of these organizations. More specifically it would:
  • Co-ordinate marketing of the generic drugs through the Jan Aushadhi stores.
  • Co-ordinate supply of medicines in the State from their own plants, other Pharma PSUs of Central & State Governments and Private Sector.
  • Coordinate with Hospitals in preparation of formulary.
  • Monitor proper running of Jan Aushadhi stores with the help of other CPSUs.
  • Provide medicines as per rates decided in the joint Forum/Core Committee.
  • Monitor activities of the Jan Aushadhi stores in the areas allocated to them.

To begin with the Bureau has started working as separate and independent unincorporated entity from its office at IDPL , Gurgaon with an independent administration, operation and accounting system for its receipts and expenses. The Central Government would suitably assist the Bureau both financially and technically till the Bureau sustains by itself through its own operations. Other Central and State Pharma PSUs would also be given the opportunity to join the Bureau. The Bureau has been registered as an independent society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 as a separate legal entity in April, 2010. BPPI follows the provisions of GFR, 2005 as amended from time to time, the CVC guidelines, and instructions from the Department of Pharmaceuticals. Under the mandate, BPPI is required to coordinate with States to open stores, monitor functioning of the stores, fixing Maximum Retail Prices (including fixing common prices, in consultation with NPPA for the medicines manufactured by the CPSUs for Jan Aushadhi supply) and also suggest/approve common super stockiest to ensure a proper supply chain mechanism.

Name & Designation Email

Sh. Biplab Chatterjee

Designation: Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Edu. Qualification: B.Sc.
Experience: Mr. Chatterjee has 41 years of vast experience in Sales, Marketing, supply chain and held important management position in commercial operations in reputed Pharmaceutical companies like Sanofi-Aventis, Solvay, Abbott with successful performance.

Tel: 0124-4556763
Fax: 0124-2340370

Sh. Nikunja Bihari Sarangi

Designation: Director (Administration and Finance)
Edu. Qualification: ICAI, ICSI, LLB
Experience: Mr. Sarangi has 31 years of experience in Directorate of Export Promotion & Marketing Odisha (Govt. Of Odisha) and Odisha State Police Housing & Welfare Corporation Ltd( A Govt. of Odisha Undertaking) as various post like Senior Cost Analysist, Company Secretary, Manager Finance and Joint General Manager Finance.

Tel: 0124-4556765
Fax: 0124-2340370

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Aggarwal

Designation: Director (Procurement and Quality Control)
Edu. Qualification: MBBS, MD
Experience: Mr. Aggarwal has 35 years of vast experience of managerial & leadership experience with Govt. of Delhi & Govt. of India. Retired as Deputy Director General Health Services(Stores) in January 2016. Also have experience in preparation of formulator, procurement, inventory management, supply chain management and distribution of drugs, surgical items, medical equipment and all other related items across country.

Tel: 0124-4556751
Fax: 0124-2340370

Sh. Sunil Sharma

Designation: Director (Public Relation & Liaison)
Edu. Qualification: B.Sc.(Hons)
Experience: Mr. Sharma has 25 years of experience in various Private companies like Sanat Products, Morepen Laboratories Ltd., Johnson & Johnson Ltd., Aristo Pharmaceuticals, Euphoric Pharmaceuticals and Torrent Labs as General Manager, Asst Genaral Manager, Medical Sales Representative etc respectively.

Tel: 0124-4556752
Fax: 0124-2340370

Sh. George Poonjatt

Designation: General Manager (Supply Chain Management)
Edu. Qualification:

Tel: 0124-4556756
Fax: 0124-2340370

Sh. Dhiraj Sharma

Designation: Manager (Marketing & Sales)
Edu. Qualification: B. Sc.
Experience: Mr. Sharma has more than 15years of experience in different Pharma MNC
Tel: 0124-4556766
Mo: +91 9911780766

Sh. Gaurav Agarwal

Designation: Manager
Edu. Qualification: Bachelor of E-Commerce, MBA
Experience: Mr. Agarwal has over 6 years in the field of Distribution  & Supply chain management with leading corporate houses of the country and abroad
Mo: +91 9810413878

Sh. Mahadev Agarwal

Designation: Manager(Regulatory)
Edu. Qualification: B.Sc.(Bio),B.Pharma, M.Pharma
Experience: Mr. Agarwal, has more than 10years of experience majorily as a academician by profession
Tel: 0124-4556753
Mo: +91 9873294473

Sh. Ajay Dua

Designation: Manager(Finance)
Edu. Qualification: B.Com(P),PG in Business Management
Experience: Mr. Dua has more than 18 years of experience in Finance & Accounts
Tel: 0124-4556754
Mo: +91 99811221085

Sh. Hitesh Kumar Bhaskar

Designation: Dy. Manager(IT)
Edu. Qualification: B.Tech(ECE), MBA(IT)
Experience: Mr. Bhaskar comes from sound technical background with comprehensive experience in Management
Tel: 0124-4556759
Mo: +91 8587031068

Sh. Bharat Lal

Designation: Executive(Technical)
Edu. Qualification: B.Sc.(Industrial Chemistry)
Experience: Mr. Lal has over 6 years of experience in various department of BPPI
Tel: 0124-4556760/4223074
Mo: +91 9560071316