Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated country’s first ever All India Institute of Ayurveda as part of celebration of the Ayurveda Divas October 17, 2017. Ayurveda Divas is celebrated on Dhanwantari Jayanti (Dhanteras). Dhanteras, also known as Dhanvantari Trayodashi, is the first day that marks the festival of Deepavali in India. The first Ayurveda Divas was celebrated last year.
This is envisaged to be an apex institute functioning along the lines of AIIMS. It is expected to combine the traditional wisdom of Ayurveda with modern diagnostic tools and technology.
Besides Out Patient, it has In Patient department with a provision for 200 beds. It has Neurological & Degenerative Disease Care Unit, Rheumatology & Musculoskeletal Care Unit, Diabetes & Metabolic/Allergic Disorders Care Unit, Yoga, Panchakarma Clinic, Kriya Kalpa, Diabetic Retinopathy Clinic, Kshara Evum Anushastra Karma and Infertility Clinic.