Sarbananda Sonowal, Minister of AYUSH, GOI :
Honoured to take part in the 5th Siddha Day celebration in Chennai, Tamil Nadu ~ the land of Siddha Medicine. Glad to joined by Union MoS Dr Mahendra Munjpara ji, TN Health Minister Shri Subramanian.Ma ji. The event was organised by National Institute of Siddha, CCRS and DIMH, GoTN.
Major initiatives under the leadership of Hon’ble PM Narendra Modi ji has increased the popularity of AYUSH in the globe. Today the market size of Ayush is $18.1 billion, which is growing with each passing day.
Siddha, the ancient system of medicine has been of great service to humanity. I am happy to state that during the Covid period, more than 4 crore people in Tamil Nadu have availed Siddha treatment.