Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Ministry of Ports, Shipping, and Waterways, & Ministry of Ayush marked the first foundation day of the All India Institute of Ayurveda, Goa by releasing a commemorative postal stamp in August Presence of Dr Munjapara Mahendrabhai, Hon’ble Minister of State Ministry of Ayush & Ministry of Women and Child Development, and Vd. Rajesh Kotecha, Secretary Ministry of Ayush. The significant event, jointly organised by the All India Institute of Ayurveda and India Post took place at the Transport Bhawan in New Delhi on December 20, 2023
Among the distinguished guests present at the programme were AIIA Director Prof (Dr) Tanuja Manoj Nesari, AIIA Goa Dean Prof (Dr) Sujata Kadam, Indian Post DG Smita Kumar and RS Manku , CMD, Andrew Yule and other distinguish along with other dignitaries, underscoring the significance of this momentous occasion. The satellite center in Goa was dedicated to the nation by Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi last year.
“I want to congratulate All India Institute of Ayurveda team as today to mark the first foundation day of the All India Institute of Ayurveda’s Goa we are releasing a commemorative postal stamp. Today we are more confident. We are aiming to become top three country by 2047 under the guidance of PM Modi and we will become self reliant country. We are doing our best to become a developed country. We are determined to become best with best practises. Quality is determined for the better holistic health care system and AIIA is doing is also doing good. Through postal stamp AIIA has archived heights globally,” said Union Minister Sonowal , Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways & Ministry of Ayush
“The AllA Goa has recently completed one year and has earned its name in the field of Ayurveda globally. I am happy to announce that All India Institute of Ayurveda is signing an MOU with Andrew Yule & Company Limited (AYCL). Andrew Yule & Co. The signing of MOU marks the beginning of a collaborative effort to further our understanding of the holistic benefits that tea can offer,” said Mahendra Bhai Munjapara, MOS, Ayush & Women & Child development Minister.
The AIIA Goa, spanning a vast 50-acre campus, is meticulously modelled after its counterpart in Delhi. Its mission is to provide advanced preventive, diagnostic, and tertiary healthcare facilities. The center is committed to fostering New-age Ayurveda among the younger generation, with the assurance from the Union Ayush Minister that the future of Ayurveda is secure in the hands of young scholars.
“The Ministry of Ayush is progressing in all directions under the guidance of our honourable PM Shri Narendra Modiji. The Prime Minister has praised Ministry of Ayush in Mann ki Baat, out of 100 per cent he praised us 34 per cent, this shows we are working in the right direction,” said Vd. Rajesh kotecha, Secretary Ministry of Ayush.
Emphasising the rich biodiversity and abundance of medicinal plants indigenous to the area, the AIIA satellite center in Goa is poised to make a substantial contribution to the practise of Ayurveda. Situated in an international tourist destination, the center is expected to play a pivotal role in boosting medical tourism in the country.
“The releasing commerative postal stamp of AIIA Goa is a proud moment for us. The step taken will give global recognition to Ayurveda. We are thankful to Prime Minister Narendra Modiji, our Ministers and Ministry of Ayush. AIIA would help AYCL for modification in composition of various teas to Enhance health benefits. This will help to establish wellness range of teas in health and wellness centers. The collaboration will help in building the entrepreneurship and boost startup ecosystem,” said Prof. (Dr) Tanuja Nesari, Director AIIA.