>> New (20.08.2020) >> National Institute of Siddha started one more COVID Care Centre at SRM University Campus, Kattankulathur, Chengalpattu district
National Institute of Siddha (NIS) Started a Siddha treatment facility for COVID-19 at SRM University campus, Kattankulathur, along with Chengalpattu district administration on 20/08/2020.This Covid Care Center will facilitate exclusive Siddha management for COVID-19 patients.
Prof.Dr.R.Meenakumari, Director NIS and Mr.John Louis., District Collector, Chengalpattu District Jointly inagurated the 490 beded Siddha COVID Care Centre (CCC).
Director, NIS said that the facility had been created for the novel coronavirus patients who wish to get treatment for the virus infection under the Siddha medicine could get admitted.
NIS will focus upon standalone Siddha treatment for Coronavirus positive patients by providing Kabasura kudineer, Amukkura chooranam, Nellikkai leggiyam, Adathodai Manapagu along with Siddhar yogam, meditation, steam inhalation, gargling etc.,
Block medical officer, Thasilthar, Thirukazhukundram, RDO, DRO, VAO & Revenue inspector, Singaperumalkoil and Kattankulathur and other administrative officials were partipated in this inaguration cerenony. Prof.Dr.M.Meenakshi Sundaram., Dean i/c, HoD Dept.of Kuzhandhai maruthuvam, Dr.S.Sivakkumar, Associate professor, Dept.of Gunapadam and Dr.S.Murugesan, Lecturer, Dept.of Nanju Maruthuvam will be working as coordinators for this centre.