In Tripura, Union Minister of State for Ayush Dr. Munjpara Mahendrabhai Kalubhai said as a unique move to popularize Tripura’s indigenous healing methods, Ayush ministry will acknowledge the contribution of Tripura’s traditional healers with documented evidence-based healing methods.
The Minister arrived in Agartala today on a two-day visit to the state. He told the media that the tribal people of Tripura have been contributing a lot to the science of healing through traditional Ayurvedic methods since time immemorial.
The Centre will recognize their efforts and arrange packaging and export facilities in the state so that their socio-economic status can be improved.
The minister also said that in the days to come, a huge number of medicinal plants will be distributed in Tripura as part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations adding that Ayurveda and Homeopathy medicines are cost effective.