All North Eastern states are joining hands to promote Ayush System of Medicines. In a significant step, Ministry of Ayush is organizing a conference today in which Ayush and Health Ministers of all the North Eastern States are participating.
Ayush Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, MoS for Ayush Dr. Munjapara Mahendrabhai and Himanta Biswas Sharma, Chief Minister of Assam along with other dignitaries will grace the occasion.
North eastern States have been blessed with natural resources and traditional practices which contribute to the core strengths of Ayush systems of medicine. In this regard, it is felt that Ayush systems can be efficiently mainstreamed and can become more popular in the north eastern states.
Already North-Eastern Institute of Ayurveda and Homoeopathy (NEIAH), at Shillong has been functioning as a National Institute for Ayurveda and Homoeopathic education.