In order to facilitate the availability of small quantity of drugs for personal use for the needy patients of India, the Health Ministry has come up with procedure under which under the purview of Rule 36 of the Drugs and Cosmetics Rule, 1945, small quantities of drugs can be imported for personal use. Firstly, the drugs shall form part of a passenger’s bonafide baggage and shall be the property of, and be intended for, the exclusive personal use of the passenger. Secondly, the drugs shall be declared to the Customs authority if they so direct and thirdly, the quantity of any single drug so imported shall not exceed one hundred average doses.