CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO 18 U.S.C. SECTION 1350, AS ADOPTED
PURSUANT TO SECTION 906 OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002
In connection with the Quarterly Report
of Elite Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the “Registrant”) on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended December 31, 2016 filed with the
Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Report”), I, Carter J Ward, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the Registrant,
certify, pursuant to 18 U.S. C. Section 1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that:
The Report fully complies with the requirements
of Section 13(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; and
Information contained in the Form 10-Q
fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Registrant.
|Date: February 9, 2017
||/s/ Carter J. Ward |
||Carter J. Ward|
||Chief Financial Officer of|
||Elite Pharmaceuticals, Inc.|
||(Principal Accounting and Financial Officer)|
This certification has been furnished solely
pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.
A signed original of this written statement
required by Section 906 has been provided to Elite Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and will be retained by Elite Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and
furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission or its staff upon request.