Vaidya Prashant Tiwari, a practitioner of Ayurvedic Medicine has served a legal notice upon the Indian Medical Association (IMA) for its allegedly defamatory remarks against AYUSH remedies for the management COVID-19.
The notice, sent through Advocate Archana Pathak Dave, accuses the IMA for defaming the reputation of Indian medicine by questioning the effectiveness of AYUSH treatment mode.
Allegations harmed reputation of AYUSH medicine as well its practitioners.
Tiwari enjoins the IMA to publish an unconditional apology to AYUSH practitioners and withdraw its press release questioning the government's Protocol.
The IMA will face legal action if these conditions are not satisfied, the notice warns.