Blessed in abundance and perfected by years of observe, the normal natural medicines and practitioners of Meghalaya are all set to get a brand new dimension by way of recognition and financial system with the state authorities exploring the probabilities of taking this to the worldwide degree.
On this regard, Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma held a gathering with the state Well being and Household Welfare Minister, AL Hek and a scientist from IIT Kanpur on 17th Could to debate the probabilities and method forward to advertise indigenous and natural medicines.
Chatting with media individuals after this assembly, Hek mentioned that they need to extract chemical compounds out of the native herbs and the concept is to take native herbs globally.
Hek additionally mentioned that this concept will go a great distance in boosting the well being tourism of the state and likewise growing conventional medicines.
“Now we have the normal artwork of treating through the use of conventional medicines that are present in abundance right here and all we have to do is advertise and popularize it,” mentioned Hek additional including that the state Authorities is eager to take action and is understanding a long run plan to attain this.
Highlighting the constructive points of this, Hek mentioned that this can pave the way in which for conventional healers in Meghalaya to enhance their financial standing and likewise assist protect the normal method of therapeutic in addition to boosting well being tourism within the state.
There are already greater than 500 conventional healers in Meghalaya who’re registered with the state Authorities.
It could be talked about that Meghalaya Authorities in the previous few weeks has been stressing on the promotion of native indigenous medicines. The MEBAAI Tribal Well being & Wellness Centre was additionally inaugurated just lately at Golf Hyperlinks.
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