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Need to save native medical methods is must- Shivraj Singh Chouhan

04 Sep 2018
Need to save native medical methods is must- Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan while addressing Madhya Pradesh Niji Chikitsak Mahapanchayat 2018 of Non-Allopathic Doctors in Bhopal on September 4 announced the start of two-years diploma and one-year certificate course for them under the Medical Education Department. Along with this, he also announced the formation of Jan Swasthya Board and formation of a committee under the Chairmanship of the Health Minister.

The Chief Minister said that the Jan Swasthya Board will solve the problems of Non-Allopathic doctors. They will get themselves registered in Para Medical Council. He further mentioned that it will be taken into consideration that they should be authorized to write an allopathic prescription. A committee will be constituted under the Chairmanship of Public Health Minister. It will give suggestions to make their profession more respectable. He clearly stated that everything possible in their interest will be done. A statutory framework should be prepared for non-allopathic methods. Keeping in view the shortage of doctors, a thought should be given to the use of services of non-allopathic doctors.

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan mentioned that native (Desi) medical methods have their own importance. They should be saved. Desi medical methods provide complete treatment. He stated that the trend of allopathy has enhanced over the period of time. It is progressing because of the continuous research that is missing in traditional medical methods. Efforts to make it more effective and useful should be made by conducting research in these methods.

CM Chouhan also said that common man has complete trust in doctors. The contribution of non-allopathic doctors is significant in building new Madhya Pradesh. The role of non-allopathic doctors will be important to further strengthen the medical services of the state.