HPPSC invites applications to fill up posts of Drug Inspectors

North Gazette News/ Shimla


Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) has invited applications for the 8 posts of drug inspectors (Class- II Gazetted) to be filled on contract basis in the department of Health Safety & Regulation, H.P.(on contract
basis). The category wise break of the posts is 08(UR=03,UR Ex-SM=02, Ward of UR Ex-SM=01, UR (EWS)=01 & ST=01). Online Recruitment Applications (ORA*) are invited from desirous and eligible candidates for recruitment up to 22nd Oct., 2019 till 11:59 P.M.,

Age Limit : 45 years or less

Educational Qualification:  The candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Chemistry or a post-Graduate Degree in Chemistry with pharmaceutics as essential subject of an University which is established in India by the Law or its equivalent qualification recognized and notified by the Central Government for such purpose or the Associateship Diploma of the Institution of Chemists (India) obtained by passing the Examination with
“Analysis of Drugs and pharmaceuticals” as one of the subject.


Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Graduate in Medicine of an University recognized for this purpose by the appointing authority and has had at least one year’s postgraduate training in a laboratory under (i) a Government Analyst appointed under the Act, or (ii) a Chemical Examiner, or (iii) the head of an institution specifically approved for the purpose by the appointing authority;
Provided that only those Inspectors:-
(i) who have not less than 18 months experience in the manufacture of at least one of the substances specified in Schedule-C; OR
(ii) who have not less than 18 months’ experience in testing of at least one of the substances specified in Schedule–C in a laboratory approved for this purpose, by the Licensing Authority; OR
(iii) who have gained experience of not less than three years in the inspection of firm manufacturing any of the substances specified in Schedule-C appended to these rules during the tenure of their service as Drug Inspectors shall be authorized to inspect the manufacture of the substances mentioned in Schedule-C.
Desirable Qualification:-
Knowledge of customs, manners and dialects of H.P. and suitability for appointment in the peculiar conditions prevailing in the Pradesh.
Pay band: ` 10300-34800/-+ ` 4200/- (Grade Pay)
(contractual amount as admissible)
Desirous/ eligible candidates must have to apply online through official website of the Commission http://www.hppsc.hp.gov.in/hppsc.

CM to release Cheer Pheasant, an endangered species into the wild

North Gazette

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur will attend a ceremony organised by Wild Life Wing of Forest Department of Himachal Pradesh on 3rd October, 2019 at Seri Village District Shimla. On this occasion Chief Minister would release into the wild, Cheer Pheasant, an endangered Himalayan Pheasant.

A spokesperson of the state government said this will be a reintroduction of Cheer Pheasant in Himachal Pradesh,

Kejariwal government announced to regularise all contract employees in Delhi

North Gazette News
The Aam Admi Party government in Delhi on Thursday announced to regularise the all contract employees. Chief Minister Arvind Kejariwal addressing the media here disclosed that the decision was taken in the cabinet meeting held here on Thursday. He said all the departments have been directed to send the proposal of regularisation of contract employees to the chief secretary upto November