Govt proposes to set up separate central authority for AYUSH

New Delhi, Feb 27:   The Government has moved a proposal to set up a separate central authority for Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy, the Lok Sabha was informed today. Minister of State for AYUSH, Shripad Yesso Naik said that the enforcement of regulatory provisions for ayurveda, siddha, unani, and homoeopathy medicines is presently vested with state governments but there is no separate regulatory authority at the central level. “Therefore, considering the distinct nature of ayurvedic, siddha, unani, and homoeopathy medicines and huge size of its industry, the Government, on … [Read more...]