one government and another one Autonomous organization
are controlling pharmacy practce in Bangladesh.
1) Directorate General
of Drug Administration - A
government Organization, Headed by Major General Md. Abul Kalam Azad.
Council of Bangladesh - The Pharmacy Council of Bangladesh (PCB) is an Autonomous Organization under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. It was established under the Pharmacy Ordinance, Ordinance No. X111 of 1976.
The Honorable Secretary, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is the President of Pharmacy Council and Mr. Md. Nasser Shahrear Zahedee, President, BPS is working as the Vice President of the Council.
Mr. K. K. Saha, Secretary, Pharmacy Council of Bangladesh (PCB) is the Chief Executive of the Council.
The Main objective of the Pharmacy Council of Bangladesh is to regulate the practice of Pharmacy throughout Bangladesh.