Ayush Minister attends National Natural Food Festival in Hyderabad

ANI | Updated: Feb 19, 2018 05:56 IST

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Feb 19 (ANI): Union Minister for Ayush, Shripad Yesso Naik, on Sunday attended the two-day National Natural Food Festival in Hyderabad.

Dr C Laxma Reddy, Minister for Health, Telangana was also present at the event that was oraganised by the National Institute of Naturopathy, Pune.

While addressing the valedictory of the event, the Ayush Minister said that in Naturopathy, the concept of food was considered as an important factor to attend wellness and better health.

"I am glad that National Institute of Naturopathy, Pune has organised the two-day Natural food festival in Hyderabad. Ministry of Ayush is committed to providing sustainable health care to the citizens of India. In Naturopathy and Yoga the concept of the food is regarded as an essential component in achieving the wellness and health," said Shripad Naik

"In the present scenario when we are fighting against lifestyle diseases like obesity, diabetes, hypertension, and others, the awareness of the right choice of the food, it's cooking method has become very relevant. Naturopathy is the traditional system of healing health on time," added Naik. (ANI)