Swine flu: Naik says government sending ayurvedic meds to states – The Indian Express

There has been a rise in cases of swine flu in the national capital and other parts of the country. A day after death toll due to swine flu crossed 700, Union Minister of State for Health Shripad Naik Friday said the Centre is sending special ayurvedic medicinal syrups to all states as part of its efforts to combat the influenza. Naik, in charge of the newly-created AYUSH Ministry, claimed that the “situation is under control” saying that medicines are being distributed apart from setting up isolation wards in government hospitals. “AYUSH can definitely help as ayurveda has special medicinal … [Read more...]