BJP seeks Ayurvedic, other alternative system clinics
Hyderabad, July 25 (PTI)BJP on Thursdayurged the
Telangana government to set up Ayurvedic and other alternative
medicine system hospitals in every district headquarters in
the state, making use of Central funds meant for the purpose.
A BJP delegation led by senior leader and former union
minister Bandaru Dattatreya made the demand in a memorandum
submitted to Health Minister E Rajender.
It is not out of place to mention at this juncture that
the Central Government is providing impetus for the
development of alternate medical facilities such as Ayurvedic
hospitals and providing necessary funds in the state, it
The delegation also urged the minister not to shift the
Ayurvedic hospital at Charminar to Erragadda in the city.
Shifting or clubbing of the Ayurvedic Hospital of
Charminar with Hospital at Erragadda would not help the people
except depriving the needy and poor of the area of the
services offered by the facility, the memoraundum said. PTI

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