About 2.5 lakh patent applications pending: Nirmala Sitharaman
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 6:26 PM
About 2.5 lakh patent applications are pending at various stages of disposal and the government is taking various measures to clear these requests, Parliament was informed. Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman also said that as on March 1, 2017, 7,53,471 trademark applications are pending at various stages of disposal. Out of these applications, 45,043 are pending at the examination stage.