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Dengue crisis: Four herbal cures suggested by Baba Ramdev

New Delhi: Amid the raging Dengue crisis in the National Capital, Yoga guru Baba Ramdev today suggested herbal cures for the deadly fever that has so far consumed 15 lives in Delhi alone.  Baba Ramdev,
India TV News Desk September 17, 2015 21:30 IST
India TV News Desk

New Delhi: Amid the raging Dengue crisis in the National Capital, Yoga guru Baba Ramdev today suggested herbal cures for the deadly fever that has so far consumed 15 lives in Delhi alone.  

Baba Ramdev, who claims to have treated a number of diseases through Yoga, addressed a press conference over Dengue and   methods to be followed for its cure. He introduced a boy who was suffering from Dengue and low platelets for the past few days and presented proof of his successful treatment through herbal recipes.

Ramdev said there is no need to consume allopathic medicines and these herbs are enough to treat Dengue on its own.

Here are four herbal recipes Baba Ramdev suggested for the treatment of Dengue:

1- Aloe Vera: According to Baba Ramdev, aloe vera increases platelets count significantly. Regular consumption of its juice can cure dengue fever. Aloe Vera is one of the most useful herbs as it is used in a number of other treatments as well. He suggested to consume aloe vera in form of juice.

2- Giloy: Giloy (Scientific name-Tinospora cordifolia) has also been proved to be useful in treatment of dengue fever. The juice of Giloy (Guduchi) has proved effective in treatment of patients of dengue, said Baba Ramdev. Ramdev saidd consumption of giloy juice increases platelets count and brings down fever.

3- Papaya leaf: It has been found in several researches that papaya leaf is quite effective in treatment of dengue. Doctors also suggest consuming juice of papaya leaf to increase platelets count in blood.

4- Pomegranates: Pomegranates is considered effective in treatment of anaemia or deficiency in red blood cells. Ramdev suggested that it also improves platelets count that could be effective to combat dengue virus.

“A 50 ml mixed juice of Giloy, aloe vera, papaya leaf and Pomegranates given daily can prevent dengue. All these things are easily available in every house,” Ramdev added.