Panchkula:After the government nod for the Sanskrit College and medical College projects, now the people of Panchkula will soon be getting an ayurvedic centre-cum-institute which is all set to come up on the premises of the Mansa Devi Temple.
The Shri Mata Mansa Devi Board has earmarked 20-acre land in the temple complex for a world-class Ayurvedic centre. An additional eight-acre plot is reserved for the institution if there is any further demand. It will be a Rs 300-crore project and the Union AYUSH Ministry will develop it.
Meanwhile, officials of the district administration, the Shri Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board and the Urban Local Bodies visited the site in December last year. Also a report of the same has been sent to Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar following which the officials are now seeking an approval call from the state government.
Panchkula MLA Gian Chand Gupta said, “It will be an AYUSH medical college. The focus will be on research in ayurveda and other traditional forms of medicines like Unani, siddha and homoeopathy. The institution will be of the level of the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh.”
V G Goel, Chief Executive Officer, Shri Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board, said, ‘’A team of officials visited the premises as the Union AYUSH Ministry has asked for the land. The members of the Shri Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board cleared it unanimously. The land has been earmarked as
“It will be the only institute of its kind in the country where all forms of ayurvedic treatments will be offered, though a clear blueprint of the project is yet to arrive,” added Goel.
The AYUSH centre site is located along side the cowshed in the temple complex that lies between Lakshmi Dharamshala and Gaushala. Soon after the approval from the CM, the Ministry of AYUSH (Department of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy) will initiate the project.
It is pertinent to mention here that a state government’s medical college is also coming up near the AYUSH centre site. The medical college will come up on a 31-acre site along with a 500-bed hospital. Besides AYUSH centre, a Sanskrit college is also coming up in the temple complex for which a six-acre site has been earmarked.
20 acres earmarked for a world-class ayurvedic centre
Union AYUSH Ministry to develop the Rs 300-crore project
The institution will be of the level of the PGI, Chandigarh
This will be an institute of its kind in the country
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