Economy Drug regulator issues notice to Amazon, other e-commerce sites for alleged sale of spurious cosmetics Updated : October 24, 2018 06:14 AM IST The law provides for penal actions ranging from monetary fine to imprisonment for such lapses. Under the Drug and Cosmetics Act, it is mandatory to get a registration certificate for import of cosmetics into India, while all cosmetics manufactured in the country need to have a valid licence. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.