AYUSH Minister Shripad Yesso Naik on Friday laid the foundation stone for National Institute of Unani Medicine at Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh.
Addressing the ceremony, Mr Naik informed that his Ministry is establishing the Institute in Ghaziabad as a part of its commitment towards provision and promotion of quality education, research and healthcare services through Unani Medicine and other AYUSH systems.
He further said that this institute would be developed with an approximate cost of 300 crore rupees on 10 acres of land. It would be one of the largest institutes of Unani Medicine in Northern India.
He added that the institute would cater to the needs of the masses and would have facilities for quality research and education at postgraduate and PhD levels with a 200 bedded hospital. (AIR)