In the wake of increasing COVID 19 incidences NIS, Chennai is committed to defend the frontline defenders, the healthcare workers from the onslaught of the pandemic by providing Kabasura kudineer and Nilavembu Kudineer as per the directives of Ministry of AYUSH, New Delhi, Govt. of India and AROGYAM programme of Govt. of Tamil Nadu.
As a part of this initiative, today (30.04.2020) the Director, NIS Prof. Dr. R. Meenakumari has inaugurated the dispensing of Kabasura kudineer concoction to all the hospital employees and PG students of Govt. Hospital of Thoracic Medicine, Tambaram Sanatorium, Chennai 47. The first dose was received by Prof. Dr. Sridhar, Superintendent, Govt. Hospital of Thoracic Medicine, Tambaram sanatorium, Chennai and more than 500 employees were benefited.
Later in the day, the same program was initiated in Govt. Taluk hospital, Tambaram at Chrompet, Chennai wherein more than 130 frontline hospital staff were consumed the Siddha medicine Kabasura Kudineer.
The frontline staff will be given the concoction once a day in weekly spells.