The 415th Meeting of Registration Committee(RC) was held under the Chairmanship of Dr. S. K. Malhotra, Agriculture Commissioner & Chairman, Registration Committee on 11.05.2020 at 03:00 Hrs onwards through NIC video conference. Sh. Rajesh Malik, Director (PP) & Plant Protection Advisor, DAC&FW; Dr. Rajan, In charge ADG (PP) ICAR, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi; Dr. S. P. Sahni, (Representative of Drug Controller General of India), New Delhi; Dr. K. K. Sharma, Project Coordinator, IARI, Pusa New Delhi and Dr. J. P. Singh, Secretary, CIB&RC attended the meeting.
At the meeting, 15 registrations of pesticide technical and 20 formulation products, including 3 herbicides, 6 insecticides/acaricides, 5 fungicides, 2 plant growth regulators and 19 bio-pesticides got approved. Bio-pesticides still occupied more than half this time.
For registration type, 13 bio-pesticides products got the first 9(3b) extension of validity period of provisional certificate of registration for one year, 5 bio-pesticides products got the second 9(3b) extension, 1 bio-pesticide product got the third 9(3b) extension.
As to the holders, Best Crop Science LLP got the most 4 registrations; Grace Bio Care Pvt. Ltd. and Fishfa Bioegnics. got 3 registrations. For product, Trichoderma viride 1.5% WP got the most 8 registrations; Psedudomonas fluorescens 1.0% WP got 6 registrations; Trichoderma harzianum 1.0% WP got 5 registrations.
The details are as follows:
Above-mentioned registrations can be taken under two broad categories of registration viz.
• 9(4) Me-too Registration: This is for product and source, which are already registered in India. 9(4) is the easiest method of registration and if all the documents submitted with CIB are in proper order, then registration is issued within 6 months of making the application.
• 9(3) New Registration: This registration is for products or sources, which are not registered in India yet. Any first time registration of a molecule or of a source will be under this category. New registrations can be of:
o 9(3) – TI New Molecule: Technical import registration for a new Molecule, which is never registered in India for Import.
o 9(3) – TI New Source: Technical import registration for technical already registered in India for Import, but a new overseas manufacturer also wants to register itself as an authorized source for exporting the molecule to India.
o 9(3) – FI New molecule: Formulations, which are to be directly imported to India, in finished form.
• TIM – Technical Indigenous Manufacturing
• TI – Technical Import
• FIM – Formulation Indigenous Manufacturing
• FI – Formulation Import
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