In a historic achievement in the fight against the global novel coronavirus pandemic, Patanjali Ayurved has launched the first Ayurvedic medicine for the treatment of COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Acharya Balkrishna, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Patanjali, took to Twitter on Monday and said that the company is launching its Ayurvedic medicine ‘Swasari Vati and Coronil’ on Tuesday for coronavirus contagion. He added the medicine is the first and foremost evidence-based Ayurvedic medicine for coronavirus infection.
Baba Ramdev and Balkrishna jointly addressed the media at 12 noon on Tuesday, June 23, at Patanjali Yogpeeth in Haridwar, Uttarakhand, to share ‘the major breakthrough’ in cure of COVID-19. Balkrishna said that the Ayurvedic medicine worked on coronavirus positive patients. He had claimed that Patanjali’s Ayurvedic medicine has been able to cure coronavirus patients within 5-14 days.