New Delhi: The
Minister of State (IC), for AYUSH, Shri Shripad
Yesso Naik laid the foundation stone for Central
Research Institute (CRI) in Jaipur on 22nd January
2018. This will be the third CRI under the aegis
of Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy
(CCRH), an autonomous body of Ministry of AYUSH
for undertaking scientific research in Homoeopathy,
with 23 institutes across the country.
In his address during the
stone laying ceremony, Minister said that Ministry
of AYUSH is determined towards a focused infrastructural
push to Homoeopathy and other systems of AYUSH.
He further said that strengthening of the infrastructure
of research institutes meant more quality research,
and therefore, more evidence-based information
on Homoeopathy. With this aim, homeopathy research
institutes at Shimla in Himachal Pradesh, Lucknow
in UP and Siliguri in West Bengal are in the pipeline
the Minister disclosed. The Minister complimented
the state of Rajasthan for being the leading state
in the field of Homoeopathic education. He further
hoped that Rajasthan will soon be leading in terms
of homeopathy research too.
The institute is also contributing
to the Swasthya Rakshan Program at five adopted
villages i.e. Chharsa, Kumbhawas, Sakatpura, Khoraladkhani,
Hanutpura. Under National Health Mission, 19 villages
under Amber block are being catered to for the
program Healthy Teething in Children through Homoeopathy”.
On this occasion, Shri
Vaidye Rajesh Kotecha, Secretary, Ministry of
AYUSH, also expressed his solidarity towards further
development of homeopathy. Dr. Girendra Pal, Project
officer RRI (H), Jaipur and Dr. Raj Kumar Manchanda,
Director General CCRH, Dr. S. Bhuvaneswari, Research
Officer(H), Scientist – 4, Dr. J.D. Daryani,
Chairperson Drug Proving Committee, CCRH, Prof.
C.B. Nayak, Vice Chancellor, Homoeopathy University
were also present on this occasion.