The 4 days National AROGYA fair is going to be started from 26 March in Goa. The fair will be organised by AYUSH Ministry and Confederation of Indian Industry. This year fair is being organised with the objective of promoting and popularizing Indian Medicine Systems to the general public and update industry of the latest developments in the sector.
The fair will also promote and propagate the Indian Medicine systems namely Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha, Sowa-Rigpa and Homeopathy. The 4 days fair are expected to cover free medical check-ups, distribution of medicines and technical sessions. The ministry is expecting approximate 15,000 to 20,000 people to attend the event.
Union AYUSH Minister Shripad Naik said that the fair would be an excellent platform to promote Indian medicine systems and healthy living to the general public as well as sharing the latest research work in sector and showcase the true potential of state in the sector. In fair, there would be a Technical sessions held on all days on emerging trends in industry and live Yoga demonstration, demonstration of home remedies for treatment of common ailments and display of medicinal plants, Ayurvedic, Unani medicines for common ailments would be some of the attractions for all the visitors.
Central Research Councils/National Institutes in the AYUSH system of medicine, along with the National Medicinal Plant Board, Indian Medicines Pharmaceuticals Corporation Limited and private AYUSH industries will participate in the four-day event and showcase their strength in the realm of research, education and development of products to promote healthcare through AYUSH systems. AROGYA provides a platform to all AYUSH stakeholders to come together to project all facets of AYUSH.
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Minister for AYUSH Shripad Naik will inaugurate the four-day fair on Saturday in the presence of the Goa Chief Minister.
Goa Chief Minister : Laxmikant Parsekar
So now lets discuss some questions related to this article which can be asked in the upcoming exams :
1. Name the fair which is going to be commence from 26th of March in Goa ?
2. Who is the present Union Ayush Minister ?
3. The AROGYA fair will be organised by which department or ministry ?
Courtesy : Business Standard