New Delhi, September 30, 2020: Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Wednesday addressed Confederation of Indian Industry’s Delhi Wellness Summit. Jain emphasised on the need to steer oneself towards a holistic wellness existence. He said that mohalla clinics are 1st level of counselling on health and creating a robust hospital system and other initiatives include providing shelters to the homeless, privileges like free electricity and free travel on buses for women. Shri Jain said that the opposite of disease is at ease and this can only start from looking inwards rather than outward. Addressing a CII virtual audience, on Wellness today, Shri Satyendar Jain, Minister for Industry, Health, Power and PWD, Delhi, said that there is a need to steer oneself towards a holistic Wellness existence – not just physically, but socially, mentally and emotionally. He said that his mantra for wellness is simple to be at ease. “The opposite of disease is at ease …And this can only start from looking inwards rather than outward. Answering a question on what has the Delhi Govt done for wellness he reiterated that initiatives like the Mohalla Clinics which are primarily 1st level of counselling on health, creating a robust Hospital system, providing shelters to the homeless, and ensuring societal wellness at the grassroots level by giving privileges like free electricity, free travel on buses to women. These initiatives of the Delhi government has helped people to survive in the time of the pandemic,” he said.
Jain was speaking at the CII Delhi Wellness Summit Inaugural session along with Shri Aditya Berlia, Chairman CII Delhi who quoted that health is directly linked to economics. Other speakers included Dr Raj Manchanda – Director Ayush: Directorate of Ayush Govt of NCT of Delhi and Dr Alok Chopra Founder & MD Daivam Wellness.
The CII Delhi Wellness Summit 2020 had two more session covering topics on Wellness for Immunity and Wellness for Worklife balance.
The Summit was well attended by around 200+ people virtually and witnessed Speakers and Experts from different organisation shared their knowledge and experience with the attendees