The central government is all set to start an hospital like AIIMS exclusively for AYUSH. The hospital will offer treatments like Yoga, Ayurveda, Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy. The Union Minister of State for AYUSH, Sripad Naik today while inaugurating the Homeopathy Centre of Excellence at neighbouring Palghar district said that the government was very keen to prioritise the holistic approach of medical treatment and would establish a world class facility for Ayurvedic treatments.
The minister also said that the government plans to start AYUSH hospitals in every states and encourage the traditional method of curing many diseases. He added that the World Health Organization has recognised the AYUSH treatment and has been carrying out research for cancer treatment and public health. The ministry il also making huge efforts to train AYUSH doctors and make them available in all Public Health Centres. In another year every hospital would also have a separate AYUSH centre he added.