PM lays the foundation stone of the WHO Global Centre for traditional medicine

PM Modi praised India's contribution to medicine, saying, “India’s traditional medicine system is not limited to treatment. It is a holistic science of life."

PM lays the foundation stone of the WHO Global Centre for traditional medicine
World Hea Director-General Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Picture Courtesy: Twitter/@narendramodi)

On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for the WHO Global Centre for traditional medicine in Jamnagar, Gujarat. The India-led Centre will be the world's first and only worldwide outpost for traditional medicine, with the goal of becoming an international hub of global wellness.

The occasion was attended by World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus and Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth.