* Rishikesh plant is located on the Haridwar-Joshimath highway on the periphery of Rishikesh Municipality in Uttarakhand State in the serenity of Mountainous landscape on the bank of holy river Ganges. Rishikesh Township comprising Plant & Colony is spread over a vast 834 acres of land (3.38 million sq. mts) and is well connected with road, rail and air.  

* The scenario offers greenery, climes and non- polluted air.  The plant was commissioned in 1967 and had largest antibiotics fermentation facility with 44 nos. of Fermentors (50m3 capacity each) for penicillin-G, Tetracycline, Oxytetracycline and Streptomycin etc. and their purification facilities.  


*   Presently only formulation manufacturing facilities  are  in operation, and nearly 50 Formulations  of wide therapeutic range are being produced.  The unit is revised Sch. M compliant.  

*   It has large production capacity for manufacturing of Formulations like tablets (765 million nos. / per annum ) and capsules both Beta & Non Beta lectum (390 million nos. per annum)  

*   It is endowed with the capacity to manufacture Oral Contraceptive and Emergency Pills ( OCPs & ECPs ) and is one of the five regular suppliers of these pills to Ministry of Heath & Family Welfare, Government of India. 

*   The production facilities are fully supported by well equipped Quality Control Department with Good Laboratory Practices, apart from Formulation Development Research Laboratory (FDRL).  

*   The plant has a modern Biological Treatment Plant (BTP) with 14000 cum / day treating capacity, which is a significant and measurable contribution towards development of clean technologies and innovative solutions for the Environmental problems.  Rishikesh plant has received the National Award for prevention of pollution -1992 from the President of India on 6 August, 1994.  

*   IDPL Rishikesh is having a vast township with 2700 Quarters.  Besides, there are good no. of shops / shopping centres , one Intermediate college, one kendriya Vidyalaya, one Post Office / Police station, play grounds  and a Community Centre.

Virbhadra, Rishikesh-249202 (Uttarakhand)
Contact Person
  Name : G. S. Bedi
  Designation : General Manager (O) & (I/C), Rishikesh
  Telephone : 0135-2450175, 09412153917
  E-mail : E-mail:  gsbedi111@rediffmail.com