DRAP app Introduced to Complain about a Shortage of Medicines
DRAP(Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan)has introduced a mobile application for the first time to complain about the shortage and non-availability of medicines across the country. According to the news published in an international newspaper, through the mentioned application of the Provincial Drug Quality Control Board in Lahore, not only information will be obtained about the non-availability of medicines, but it will also know in which city artificial shortage and stockpiling. Collecting is being done.
Drug Shortage Reporting
The application introduce as “Drug Shortage Reporting” is keep very simple and can download for free from the Google Play Store. There is no need to create an account on the application to file a complaint. However, the complainant has to provide his mobile number and name along with his identity card.
Drug and its Dosage
The complainant will also have to give information about the name of the drug and its dosage, i.e., the type or gram of the drug, including the name of the city. Through the mentioned application, people from many cities including Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Hyderabad, Sukkur, and Jacobabad can file a complaint regarding a shortage of medicines.
Application Can Downloaded All over Pakistan
Although the said application can download all over Pakistan, it has not yet roll out in all cities. While common people can file complaints. About the shortage of medicines through the application. Medical store owners can also complain about its non-availability. Apart from this, information about drug inspectors of cities has also provide in the application. But the information about drug inspectors of all cities. Has not made available immediately.
Available Google Play Store
Similarly, the application has also provide. An option to check information relate to their complaint. Which means that after filing a complaint. Users will able to know its status after a few days. The application can download from the Google Play Store.