Ayurveda to be part of 37 Cantonment Hospitals across the country

Ayurveda to be part of 37 Cantonment Hospitals across the country
Ayurveda to be part of 37 Cantonment Hospitals across the country

New Delhi: The Ministry of Defence has given nod to operationalise Ayurveda Centres at 37 Cantonment Hospitals across the country. The step aims to provide benefits of the Indian traditional Ayurveda System of medicine to a wider clientele.

As per the Ministry of Defence statement, the Ayurveda Centres will be operation in these hospitals from May 01, 2022.

The statement said that the decision was taken at a recent high-level meeting held between Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar and the Secretary Ministry of AYUSH, Vaidya Rakesh Kotecha. The move will make available well-established and time-tested therapies of Ayurveda to the residents of Cantonments including Armed Forces personnel, their families and civilians availing health services from these hospitals.

To support this initiative, the Ministry of AYUSH is providing skilled AYUSH Doctors and Pharmacists to these 37 Cantonment Hospitals. It has also been decided that officials of the Directorate General of Defence Estates (DGDE), Ministry of Defence and Ministry of AYUSH would work in close collaboration to make these 37 Ayurveda Centres functional.

The list of these Cantonment Hospitals is being given below:

  1. Agra
  2. Allahabad
  3. Bareilly
  4. Dehradun
  5. Mhow
  6. Pachmarhi
  7. Shahjahanpur
  8. Jabalpur
  9. Badami Bagh
  10. Barrackpore
  11. Ahmedabad
  12. Dehuroad
  13. Khadki
  14. Secunderabad
  15. Dagshai
  16. Ferozepur
  17. Jalandhar
  18. Jammu
  19. Jutogh
  20. Kasauli
  21. Khasyol
  22. Subathu
  23. Jhansi
  24. Babina
  25. Roorkee
  26. Danapur
  27. Kamptee
  28. Ranikhet
  29. Lansdowne
  30. Ramgarh
  31. Mathura
  32. Belgaum
  33. Morar
  34. Wellington
  35. Amritsar
  36. Bakloh
  37. Dalhousie

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