Himachal promoting cultivation of medicinal plants

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh is promoting the cultivation and conservation of medicinal plants by encouraging farmers to cultivate them. Under the National AYUSH Mission, the government is providing financial assistance for which farmer clusters have been set up. To get the

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States use just 38 per cent Ayush funds in 3 years

New Delhi: State governments have not shown a keen interest in the Centre’s agenda to push for the national Ayush mission promoting the Indian traditional systems of medicine. Only Uttar Pradesh has fully utilized the funds allocated under the mission

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Patanjali to sell frozen vegetables by 2019

New Delhi: Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved is now looking to sell frozen vegetables like peas, carrot, cauliflower and has set an investment target of Rs 10,000 crore to expand capacity, multiple people with knowledge of the matter said. The company,

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