The total corpus of the fund will be Rs. 2,000-crore," Department of Pharmaceuticals, Secretary, Mukul Joshi, told reporters on the sidelines of a FICCI event on the pharma industry here.
The selection of a consultant would be made by the year-end, he said. Joshi further said that in a bid to give a fillip to the pharma industry, the Government is planning to set up pharma parks.
"The Government is also planning to set up a few pharma parks in association with State Governments in the country. All is in planning stage... nothing has been finalised," Joshi said.