Mumbai, Mar 7: In a new initiative for Maharashtra police, country's online pharmacy aggregator, PharmEasy, has decided to provide medicines at a discount of 25 per cent to the serving and retired police officials and their family members.
As part of the tie-up, PharmEasy will also provide a concession in the range of 40-60 per cent on various diagnostic tests to the members of the force and their families, a release issued by the firm said today.
As many as 1.2 lakh people- police personnel, serving as well as retired, and their family members, from across the four cities Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane and Pune will be benefited in the immediate roll out.
Additional Director General of Police, Maharashtra, V V Lakhsmi Narayan, entered into this arrangement with PharmEasy on February 29. The scheme will be initially implemented in the four cities and depending on its success; it will be rolled out to the entire state, Narayan said.