Indira Priyadarshini Baby Kit distribution commenced, Chief Minister Inaugurated & 20 Lakh Gets Ayurvedic Decoction in Rajasthan

Baby Boys to get Blue Colored & Baby Girls Pink Colored Indira Priyadarshini Baby Kit, Incidentally to day is India Gandhi Led First Nuclear Test Pokharan Day

The First of its kind Indira Priyadarshini Baby Kit is really unique initiative in India

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot started the 'Indira Priyadarshini Baby Kit' distribution program for free of cost to newborn girls born in state hospitals on Monday from the Chief Minister's residence.

Decoction Ashwagandha and Giloy powder distributed to 20 lakh citizens
Caring Babies & Citizens in Corona Era is Commendable Initiative

Jaipur, 18 May 2020. Rajasthan CM Gehlot handed pink color kits to the newborn girls of Sonam and Meenakshi, who came from Zanana Hospital, Jaipur.


Medical and Health Minister Dr. Raghu Sharma, Minister of State, Medical and Health Dr. Subhash Garg, Additional Chief Secretary Medical and Health Mr. Rohit Kumar Singh, MD, National Health Mission Mr. Naresh Kumar Thakral and other officials were present on the occasion.

Girls born in state medical institutions of Jaipur district will start receiving pink color baby kit from Monday. Kit distribution program will be started in other districts in the next few days. It is worth mentioning that the Chief Minister Mr. Ashok Gehlot had announced this in the state budget of 2019-20 to prevent the risk of infection from wrapping him in old clothes and to protect the newborn from hypothermia.

To reduce the infant mortality rate, blue colored kits will also be distributed to newborn children from July 2020. Under the scheme, Indira Priyadarshini Baby Kits will be given to more than 11 lakh newborn boys and girls born in government medical institutions every year. It will cost about ten crore rupees per year.

Decoction Ashwagandha and Giloy powder distributed to 20 lakh citizens

Jaipur, 18 May 2020. For the prevention and treatment of Kovid 19 in the state, Ayurveda and Indian Medical Department are constantly making significant contributions towards increasing immunity, immunization and treatment of similar symptoms. The department has distributed decoction of ashwagandha and Giloy to about 20 lakh citizens so far. These include 4 lakh coronaviruses and their relatives.

Ayurveda Minister Dr. Raghu Sharma said that along with distribution of decoction by the department, simple home remedies like hot water intake, daily yoga practice, turmeric and turmeric milk, cumin, coriander, basil, ginger, black pepper, dry grapes, nacca Advice is also being given about mustard / sesame / coconut oil etc.

Dr. Raghu Sharma informed that the medicine arsenic album has also been distributed to about 3 lakh citizens by the Department of Homeopathy. He informed that all departmental doctors and nurse compounders have been given training related to Kovid 19 in collaboration with Union Ministry of AYUSH.

He informed that at present all the Ayurveda, Homeopathy, Unani Medical Officers and Nurse Compounders are providing various quarantine centers, chowk posts, screening works and medical services in collaboration with the Department of Medicine and Health. About 8 thousand 200 citizens living on quarantine centers are being given Ayurvedic decoction and Ashwagandha and Giloy powder for 5 days. None of the above citizens have been included in the results so far.

Dr. Sharma informed that Ayurveda medicines are being tested by Rajasthan Ayurved University, Jodhpur on 1500 persons and on 600 Corona Warriors and Quarantine by National Ayurved Institute, Jaipur.

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