AYUSH Centres: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
National Research Institute of Unani Medicine inaugurated
Published: November 4, 2019
On November 3, 2019, the Union Minister of State (independent charge) for AYUSH inaugurated the National Research Institute of Unani Medicine for Skin Disorders. The institute was upgraded from Central Research Institute of Unani Medicine. Significance The concept of AYUSH was brought by the National Rural Health Mission, 2005 to revitalize local health traditions. AYUSH ..
India and Germany sign MoUs
Published: October 31, 2019
The All India Institute of Ayurveda under Ministry of AYUSH and FiZ-Frankfurter Innovationzentrum Biotechnologie Gmbh signed MoU in the event “German/Indian knowledge exchange regarding current developments in the health care sector” Highlights The goal of the collaboration is to research in the field of Genomics According to the agreement, a team of scientists from both ..
Category: International Current Affairs
October 25: India to celebrate Ayurveda Day
Published: October 24, 2019
On 25th October, 2019, Government of India is to organize 4th Ayurveda day. The day is being celebrated by Ministry of AYUSH as Dhanvantari Jayanti falls on the day. Dhanvantari is a Hindu god who cures diseases. Highlights The Ministry of Ayush will distribute “National Dhanwantari Ayurveda Award” on National Ayurveda Day. The award comprises ..
Govt. to set up 12,500 AYUSH Health and Wellness Centres across country
Published: September 1, 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced government’s target of setting up 12,500 AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) Centres across India. Out of which government is trying to set up 4000 such centres in 2019 itself. The announcement was made by PM Modi during giving away Yoga Awards to winners for Outstanding Contribution ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs