Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha, Secretary of the Ministry of Ayush, took the spotlight at the valedictory session of Global BioIndia 2023. His address underscored the pivotal role of biotechnology in shaping health systems, specifically within the Ayush sector.
Kotecha emphasized the transformative potential of integrating traditional medicine with biotechnology. This dynamic synergy not only broadens the scope of potential bioactive compounds but also fosters a more inclusive and sustainable approach to drug discovery and healthcare.
The Secretary reiterated that the convergence of biotechnology and Ayush represents a paradigm shift with immense promise. By blending the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda with cutting-edge biotechnological advancements, a new frontier emerges in healthcare.
The integration of traditional medicine and biotechnology opens doors to a plethora of possibilities, offering a holistic approach to healthcare solutions. This approach respects the rich heritage of Ayurveda while propelling the Ayush sector into the future.
During his address, Kotecha passionately called for collaborative efforts to fully harness the potential of biotechnology in Ayush. He urged stakeholders, researchers, and practitioners to work together to explore and leverage the benefits of this convergence for the betterment of healthcare.
As the valedictory session concluded, the echoes of Kotecha’s words lingered, emphasizing the pivotal moment witnessed at Global BioIndia 2023. The convergence of biotechnology and Ayush stands as a beacon of hope, promising a future where traditional wisdom and modern innovation harmonize for the benefit of healthcare professionals and the general public alike.