The 2018 National Unani Day (NUD) was celebrated on February 11.
February 11 is the birth anniversary of great Unani researcher ‘Hakim Ajmal Khan’
. Every year his birthday is celebrated as the National Unani Day. Hakim Ajmal Khan was not only an Unani Physician, but an all-rounder genius,
, educationist, and the founder of Scientific
in Unani Medicine. As the year 2018, was more special for the Unani Fraternity, as the year was marked
as the 150th Birth
Anniversary Celebration of Hakim Ajmal Khan
. The make the special day and the 150th anniversary, the Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM). The International Conference of Unani Medicine was organized under the
Ministry of AYUSH
in New Delhi on February 10, as to mark the day for the celebration of the 150th birth anniversary of Hakim Ajmal Khan.
The theme of the two-day conference was, ‘Integration of Unani System of Medicine in the mainstream
. The 2-day celebration event involves many other activities like
, Writathon, Quiz Competition, Public Health Talk, Daily Health Tips, for the welfare of the general public, as well as workshops, were organized across the country. The conference was inaugurated by the Minister of State for Ministry of Development of
North Eastern Region
Many National Level personalities and stakeholders from industry, research, and regulatory boards from the field of Unani have participated in the conference. The delegates from many countries like
Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, South Africa, US, UK, UAE, China, Portugal, Israel, Hungary, Slovenia, Bahrain, etc. have participated in the two-day International Conference.
The International Conference tries to establish linkages with the other countries to promote the Unani System of
as one of the most preferred medication systems across the globe.