- 15 AYUSH pharmacies are set up. Seven 10-bed hospitals are to be set up. 100 school herb gardens are to be planted. 16 kindergartens in each district and 50 health and wellness centers (HWCs) will be established
IMPHAL- Union Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways and AYUSH Sarbananda Sonowal today practically inaugurated an integrated Ayush hospital with 50 beds in Moreh and announced important initiatives to develop and promote the AYUSH industry in Manipur.
At a press conference in the hall of the Indian Medical Association in Imphal, the Union Minister stated that the ministry, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and in order to realize its vision of AYUSH, had decided to open 15 AYUSH pharmacies, seven 10-bed hospitals, 100 schools Herbal Gardens, 16 kindergartens in each district, and 50 health and wellness centers (HWCs) across the state.
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The Union Minister took part as a guest of honor in a program on the subject of “Phytopharmaceutical Mission to Promote the Documentation, Scientific Validation and Evaluation of Traditional Health Practices in Northeast India” in Imphal. The Chief Minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh, Union MoS Dr. RK Ranjan Singh, advisor to CM (Health), Manipur, Dr. S. Ranjan Singh also attended the event.
Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said on the occasion that he was confident that after the completion of these plans, more support would be given to the development of the Ayush industry and expressed his hope that it would encourage the people of Manipur to develop medicinal plants will inspire more growth and job creation in the future. “Manipur has more than 1,000 medicinal plants out of 6,000 in India. We have to use this strength ”, said the Union Minister.
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“The women of Manipur have a unique and strong identity in the community. I urge women to come forward and take steps to promote these medicinal plants. I assure you that we will create the markets for your products that will not only develop the entrepreneurship, make an Aatmanirbhar Manipur, but also benefit farmers and achieve the goal of doubling their agricultural income, ”added the Union Minister. The minister too
The Union minister said Manipur has tremendous potential and is an imaginative state, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has placed a lot of emphasis and emphasis on the steady growth of the northeast. In the past seven years his vision has brought about massive changes in all sectors, be it connectivity, communication, infrastructure, education, science & technology, biotechnology, biodiversity.
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He also stated that Manipur is growing rapidly and the current Chief Minister N. Biren Singh is a capable leader during whose tenure Manipur has seen peace in the state. “Manipur is peaceful today because of the dedicated efforts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Interior Minister Amit Shah and the role of CM N Biren Singh,” said the Union Minister.