High Court tells Johnson& Johnson to pay patients Rs 25 lakh compensation each
Updated : May 03, 2019 10:23 AM IST
Justice Vibhu Bakhru's direction came while hearing Johnson & Johnson's plea challenging the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare's decision asking the company to pay compensation to patients.
Johnson & Johnson has said the Centre had no jurisdiction under the Drug and Cosmetics Act to enforce the compensation as determined by the expert committee set up to examine faulty hip implants.
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