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Acharya Balkrishna among "UNSDG Ten Most Influential People in Healthcare"

Acharya Balkrishna, the Managing Director of Patanjali Ayurved won "United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG) 10 Most Influential People in Healthcare Award" in Geneva, Switzerland.
Acharya Balkrishna among "UNSDG Ten Most Influential People in Healthcare"

Details:

  • He received the award on behalf of Patanjali Group of Institutions.
  • He was a representative from India at LINSDG.
  • The award was conferred to him for the contributions made by Patanjali in curing lifestyle diseases with Yoga, Ayurveda and traditional Indian methods.
  • He dedicated the award to all those who contributed to mainstream Yoga and Ayurveda at the Global Level.

About Patanjali Ayurved:

  • Patanjali Ayurved was founded in January 2006.
  • It has its headquarters in Haridwar, Uttarakhand.
  • Its founders are Baba Ramdev & Acharya Balkrishna.
  • It produces Ayurvedic medicinal and personal care products and other consumer items.

About Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs) of UN:

  • These are adopted by the UN Member states for peace and prosperity of the people and planet.
  • The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted in 2015.
  • There are 17 SDGs with 2030 as its target year for the accomplishment of the goals.

Question:

Q. Name the Managing Director of Patanjali Ayurved who has won "United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDG) 10 Most Influential People in Healthcare Award" in Geneva, Switzerland?
a. Acharya Ramkrishna
b. Acharya Balkrishna
c. Acharya Radheykrishna
d. Acharya Balgovind
Acharya Balkrishna among "UNSDG Ten Most Influential People in Healthcare" Acharya Balkrishna among "UNSDG Ten Most Influential People in Healthcare" Reviewed by Neha Verma on May 29, 2019 Rating: 5

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