20 June 2016 Current Affairs: Haryana to have the country’s first-of-its-kind AYUSH University as the State cabinet has approved a proposal to upgrade Shri Krishna Government Ayurvedic College, Kurukshetra, as a university.
Health Minister Anil Vij said an ordinance would soon be introduced for the university following which it would become functional. Undergraduate and postgraduate courses in all AYUSH systems including Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy.
These would include surgery, anatomy, physiology and ‘panchakarma’ among others.Students from other States would also be able to study in this university.
These were affiliated with Pandit Bhagwat Dayal Sharma University of Health Sciences, Rohtak. However, all the 11 colleges would now be affiliated with Shri Krishna AYUSH University.