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Yoga Awards presented in an event organized by Ayush Ministry

Yoga Awards presented in an event organized by Ayush Ministry

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has released a set of 12 postage stamps in his memory in view of the achievements and contributions of the great and veteran doctors of AYUSH system. Prime Minister Modi also started 10 AYUSH Health and Health Centers located in Haryana.

On 30 August 2019, Prime Minister Modi also presented Yoga Awards to those who made excellent contributions for the promotion and development of yoga in New Delhi. The Prime Minister announced these awards on the occasion of International Yoga Day in Ranchi.

Ayush Ministry Events

  • The event organized by the Ministry of AYUSH also includes two winners for the year 2018.
  • The Ministry of AYUSH has set a target of opening 12,500 AYUSH Health and Health Centers in the next three years.

Yoga award winners

Yoga Award winners 2019  

  • Swami Rajarshi Muni of Life Mission of Gujarat in Individual National category.
  •  Antonita Rosie of Italy in Individual-International category.
  • For Organization-National category, Munger, Yoga School of Bihar won.
  • Yog Niketan of Japan in Organization-International category.

Yoga Award winners 2018

  • Vishwas Mandlik of Nashik in Individual-National category.
  •  Yog Sansthan of Mumbai  in Organization-National category.


Ayush System requires necessary reforms

  • The Prime Minister said that in addition to the modern sector, necessary reforms are being done to bring more professionals to the Ayush system.
  • According to the Prime Minister, the government is keeping Ayush in mind in terms of planning more than one and a half lakh health centers in the country.
  • The Prime Minister said that 12.5 thousand Ayush Arogya Kendras have been planned out of which around 4,000 centers will be opened this year.
  • The award was instituted and announced by Prime Minister Modi for the significant contribution to the promotion and development of yoga during a program organized in Chandigarh on 21 June 2016 on the occasion of the second International Yoga Day.
  • Under this award, each winner is given a cash prize, trophy and certificate of Rs 25 lakh.
Q.1 Who issued postage stamp in memory of veteran AYUSH system doctors?
A. Harshvardhan
B. Narendra Modi
C. Smriti Irani
D. Nitin Gadkari
Ans: Narendra Modi
Q.2 Where did PM starts 10 Ayush Health and Wellness Centres?
A. Delhi
B. Haryana
C. Maharashtra
D. Uttarakhand
Ans: Haryana

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