Mr. DG Shah passes away: Indian pharma loses a significant voice on international trade and policy

The domestic industry has lost one of its most critical and sophisticated voices internationally, who could take up macro issues on trade and IPR,” said IP expert KM Gopakumar. Despite disagreements on the workings of the domestic pharmaceutical industry, Gopakumar said that DG’s loss comes at a time when the Indian pharmaceutical industry is evolving in its role of making less expensive generic medicines for the world, even as it keeps pace with international changes..Read more