In an effort to further strengthen the alternative system of medicine in the country,three National Ayush Institutes will be dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 11 at Panjim Goa.
The institutions are All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA), Goa, National Institute of Unani Medicine (NIUM), Ghaziabad and National Institute of Homoeopathy (NIH), Delhi.
These satellite institutes will strengthen the research, international collaborations and ensure affordable Ayush services for the needy community. These institutes will give impetus to Prime Minister’s vision of expansion of infrastructure and human resources, promotion of research in the traditional medical systems.
Establishment of these three National Ayush institutes in Ayurveda, Homeopathy and Unani will create 400 additional seats for 400 students, who want to pursue UG, PG and Doctoral courses and also add 550 additional beds in these three streams.