IMPORTANT EVENTS AND THE ACTS

The following important events have taken place in the last century to reach the present era

Important events

  • The Sinhalese Medical Association -1891.
  • Sri Lanka Waidya Maha Mandalaya -1901.
  • Orient Medical Science fund -1915 (1924.04.11 No 1397 Gazette Notification).
  • All Ceylon Ayurveda Congress -1918. 
  • Gampaha Ayurveda Union - 1918.
  • Kandy Ayurveda Union-1921
  • Kuranagala -Chilaw Ayurveda Union- 1921
  • Galle Ayurveda Union - 1922
  • Matara Ayurveda Union - 1925
  • Jaffna Ayurveda Ceylon Union -1925
  • Indigenous Medical Board - 1927
  • Lanka Ayurveda Congress - 1928
  • Establishment of Indigenous Medical Collage at Cotta Road- 1929
  • Establishment of Gampaha Ayurveda Collage - 1929
  • Ayurveda Medical Council Ordinance - No 46-1935
  • Indigenous Medicine Ordinance- No 17 -1941
  • Nugawela White paper -1955.
  • Establishment 0f Indigenous Medical system Development Department- 1957
  • Establishment of the Ministry of Indigenous Medicine -1980
  • Gampaha Wikramarachchi Ayurveda Act No 30- 1982.