Chief of Army Staff General Aziz Ahmed on Thursday inaugurated Army Pharma Limited at Shimultali in Joydebpur of Gazipur.
The construction work of the factory of Army Pharma Limited is being carried out at Shimultali under the supervision of Elomatic Consulting and Engineering Private Limited, one of the reputed European consulting firm, according to an ISPR press release on Friday.Army Pharma Limited, a subsidiary of Bangladesh Machine Tools Factory Limited (BMTF), run by Bangladesh Army, started its official journey with the conviction of producing and marketing quality medicines.
Based on state-of-the-art technology on hundreds of bighas of land, the manufacturing facility will have production facilities for production of tablets, capsules, injections, syrups, suspensions, creams, ventilators, anti-biotics, suppositories, inhalers, as well as vaccines, biotechs, hormones, anti-cancer, herbal and agrovet products.
In addition, medical device manufacturing facilities have also been included in the project. Product development work has already started using state-of-the-art equipment and quality raw materials through skilled and experienced professional manpower in various fields.