In Madhya Pradesh, the State Government has prepared the Ayush-based economic upgradation scheme – Devaranya Yojana with the twin objectives of improving people’s health and livelihood of tribals.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that wellness tourism will be promoted in state. For this, medicinal plants should be cultivated in the beautiful plains of the villages.
He was addressing a workshop on the scheme. Chief Minister said that more than 360 new AYUSH health and wellness centers are being established in the state.
Ayush Super Specialty Hospitals are being constructed in Indore and Bhopal.He informed that upgradation of Ayurvedic and Yunani dispensaries is also being done in the state.
AYUSH and tourism will be brought together to boost employment opportunities in tribal areas under the scheme.