Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan mentioned on Sunday that the way in which yoga guru Ramdev withdrew his statements in opposition to allopathic medication and halted the controversy over the difficulty is laudable and reveals his maturity.
Taking to Twitter, Mr Vardhan tweeted in Hindi: “The way yoga guru Ramdev withdrew his statements against allopathic medicine and halted the controversy over the issue is laudable and shows his maturity. We have to show the world how the people of India have faced COVID-19. Of course, our victory is certain!”
Ramdev withdrew his statements on allopathic medication after receiving a strongly-worded letter from Mr Vardhan, who referred to as his remarks “inappropriate”.
“We do not oppose modern medical science and allopathy. We believe that allopathy has shown immense progress in surgery and the lifesaving system and served humanity. My statement has been quoted as part of a WhatsApp message that I was reading during a meeting of volunteers. I am sorry if it has hurt anyone’s sentiment,” wrote Ramdev in his letter to the minister in Hindi.
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Saturday despatched a authorized discover to yoga guru Ramdev over his alleged statements in opposition to allopathy and “defaming” scientific medication. However, the Patanjali Yogpeeth Trust has denied allegations by the medical physique that Ramdev has misled folks by making “unlearned” statements in opposition to allopathy and defamed scientific medication.