Global AYUSH Investment & Innovation Summit: In the conference, the Prime Minister also presented a blueprint of the vision of the Government of India regarding AYUSH. In which their focus is on new investments, markets for exports and manufacturing of AYUSH products based on global standards.
Preparations are on to build AYUSH parks across the country. Where there will be work from research to manufacturing. FSSAI has created a new category named ‘AYUSH Aahar’ to create a global reputation for AYUSH products. Foreigners coming to India for AYUSH treatment system will be given visa under a separate visa category.
Global AYUSH Investment & Innovation Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the World AYUSH Investment and Innovation Summit in Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat. Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravindra Kumar Jugnauth and Director General of World Health Organization (WHO) Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus were present on this occasion.
During this, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the idea of the conference came during the Kovid-19 epidemic when AYUSH became a major tool for improving the immunity of the people and the interest and demand for AYUSH products increased among the people. The growing popularity of AYUSH is a testament to the fact that the AYUSH sector, which was less than $3 billion in size in 2014, has grown to over $18 billion today.
In this conference, the Prime Minister also presented the blueprint of the vision of the Government of India regarding AYUSH. In which their focus is on new investments, markets for exports and manufacturing of AYUSH products based on global standards. For this, the focus of the government will be mainly on four points in the coming days.
Ayush Park to be built
To produce international quality AYUSH products in the country and to meet the demand coming from across the world. For this, preparations are being made to build AYUSH parks all over the country. In which promotion will be given on promotion, research and manufacturing. Apart from this, AYUSH experts in collaboration with Bureau of Indian Standards are preparing ISO standards for the products. Through which global quality AYUSH products can be manufactured.
FSSAI has created a new category named ‘AYUSH Aahar’ to create a global reputation for AYUSH products. The move is set to give a special advantage to the producers of herbal nutrients. A special AYUSH mark will be made for this. Which will be levied on the highest quality AYUSH products made in India. Having AYUSH mark will increase trust in the products.
Speaking at the Global AYUSH & Innovation Summit in Gandhinagar. https://t.co/RMhuRNRpBx
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Similarly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also announced that foreigners coming to India for AYUSH treatment system will be given visa under a separate visa category. The Government of India will create a separate Ayush visa category. What will be the benefit of foreigners coming to India from this category, it has not been disclosed yet. But it is certain that people coming to India from this category will get special facilities as compared to normal visa.
Preparation for export to 150 countries
The Government of India has also started taking important steps to promote the export of AYUSH products. Under this, agreements have been signed with 50 countries for recognition of AYUSH medicines. For this, the government is preparing to export AYUSH products to 150 countries by producing global quality products.
Apart from this, the government is also working on modernization and expansion of AYUSH e-market place to easily connect the farmers involved in the production of medicinal plants with the market.