The Government has set a target of setting up 12,500 Ayush Health and Wellness Centres across the country, AYUSH Minister Shripad Yesso Naik said recently.
While inaugurating a Unani Medical Centre and Siddha Clinical Research Unit at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi, he further said that out of these centres, four thousand will be set up during this year itself.
The Minister believed that the Unani Medical Centre and Siddha Clinical Research Unit will provide holistic health care to patients visiting Safdarjung Hospital from different parts of the country.
Addressing on this occasion, he further said, the government is taking special interest towards the healthcare of the people through AYUSH systems of medicine. He said, the Ministry of Ayush will cater to 1.5 Lakh Health and Wellness Centres across the country as part of Ayushman Bharat.