Guwahati, Nov 12: Ayush sector is performing well and is aiming to secure a market of USD 23 billion by 2023, according to Sarbananda Sonowal, the Union Ayush Minister.
The minister was attending the closing ceremony of the silver jubilee celebrations of Ayurveda Vyaspeeth held at Suresh Bhatt auditorium in Nagpur.
The event was also attended by the Chief Minister of Goa, Vaidya Pramod Sawant and Pramukh of Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangha, Mohanji Bhagwat among other leading practitioners of Ayurveda, Vaidyas and officials of Ayush ministry.
Sonowal said, “Ayurveda is one of the finest practice that has emerged from our rich heritage of more than five thousand years. The call for ‘Vocal for Local’ by Prime Minister Narendra Modiji gave a boost to the Indian traditional practices with rich experience of enriching human lives.
“With a laser sharp approach under the dynamic leadership of PM Narendra Modiji, the Ayush sector has been performing tremendously well. The wide acceptability of Ayurveda, along with other traditional medicinal practices, has given a shot in the arm to the Ayush sector globally and we believe that the Indian Ayush sector will capture a market of no less than USD 23 billion by 2023.”