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Unani Day 2019

Every Year Feb 11th is observed as Unani Day. To commemorate the Unani Day 2019 National Conferenece on Unani Medicine for Public Health is held at New Delhi from Feb 11-12, 2019 by Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine, Ministry of AYUSH.

February 11 is the birth anniversary of Hakim Ajmal Khan, who developed and expanded the native system of Unani medicine and who also built institutions like Central College in Delhi, The Hindusthani Dawakhana and Ayurvedic and Unani Tibbia College, Delhi for imparting the knowledge related to Unani type medicine.  In recognition to his contribution,Ministry of AYUSH adopted 11th Feb as Unani Day since 2017.

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