Regional Research Medicine of Unani medicine

Article: “Regional Research Medicine of Unani medicine inaugurated”


  • The Union Minister of Ayush and Ports, Shipping & Waterways Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the state-of-the-art complex of Regional Research Institute of Unani Medicine (RRIUM) in Assam’s Silchar.
  • The newly opened institute is the first such center in the Northeast on Unani medicine, which is a traditional medicinal practice among the Ayush systems.
  • Ayush system of medicine has reinvigorated its acceptability among people once again after the proven results have benefitted lakhs of people during the pandemic.
  • Unani is one of the most celebrated traditional medicines, not only in India but in other countries as well. It is a matter of great pride that this state-of-the-art institute on Unani medicine is now functional from Silchar to help people avail effective treatment and regain quality of life.
  • The major benefit of this medicine is that it addresses the prevention and treatment of diseases by using herbal remedies.