Government committed to all-round development of Unani medicine: AYUSH Minister Shripad Yesso Naik
05 May 2017
Hyderabad: While addressing at the foundation stone laying ceremony of New Hospital block, inauguration of Upgraded Biomedical Laboratory and Guest House, at Central Research Institute of Unani Medicine, in Hyderabad on Wednesday, the Minister of State for AYUSH and Health and Family Welfare Shripad Yesso Naik has said that the Government is fully committed to the all-round development of Unani Medicine as well as other Indian systems of medicine.
Naik said that the Unani Medicine is recognized in our National Health Policy as one of the Indian Systems of Medicine and finds an important place in the country's healthcare delivery organization. India is the world leader in Unani Medicine having a wide and very well organized and functional network of educational, healthcare, research and pharmaceutical institutions, he stated.
In his address, Naik said that CRIUM, Hyderabad is one of the major centers functioning under Central Council for Research Over the past four decades in Unani Medicine (CCRUM) - an autonomous organization of Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India.