Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh distributed medicinal plants saplings to farmers during ‘Ayush Aapke Dwar’ being organised under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. The launching of the program was held at Imphal today.
Mentioning the benefits of AYUSH medicine in curing various diseases and maintaining overall health, the Chief Minister said that there has been a tremendous increase of using AYUSH medicines and treatment in the last several years. He informed that different varieties of medicinal plants are found in the State. Such plants have great health benefits and have been used since time immemorial.
Shri Biren said that our agricultural and horticultural products are of great demand outside the State as it has different taste, unique and higher nutritional value. The government is continuously helping the farmers to export their products outside the State.
He also appreciated the initiatives and role of the AYUSH department during the pandemic. AYUSH-64 tablets were distributed to those patients who are in home isolation.