The Union Minister of Ports, Shipping & Waterways and Ayush, Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated an Ayush Building Complex at Kharghar in Navi Mumbai. This new infrastructure will house the Regional Research Institute of Homoeopathy (RRIH), under Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy (CCRH) and Regional Research Institute of Unani Medicine (RRIUM) under Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM).
Built over an area of 1999.82 square metres with a constructed area of 5860 square meters, this three-storied building complex was constructed by City & Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra (CIDCO).
These institutes will provide facilities like patient consultation, medicines, laboratory facility for routine haematological and biochemistry for the paediatric, geriatric and general population and are headed by separate In-Charges of Homoeopathy and Unani respectively. It is proposed that the RRIH and RRIUM will be soon being developed as Institute of Homoeopathy for Allergic Disorders and as a Centre of excellence for IlajBit-Tadbeer i.e. Regimenal therapy, respectively.