Uttar Pradesh govt to develop 800 km roads as Herbal roads
- These herbal roads will have medicinal and herbal trees on both sides.
- Deputy Chief Minister and state PWD minister of state Keshav Prasad Maurya said that these herbal roads will have trees like Peepal, Neem, Sahjan along with other herb varieties like brahmi, ashvagandha and jatrofa.
- For centuries, Indians at home have used these Ayurveda herbs, either as condiments in cooking or to cure diseases.
- They will “keep air-borne, bacterial and face (skin) diseases at bay”.