Indian Traditional Sciences APPG

First Registered: 23/12/2015 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To promote and facilitate informed discussions on issues concerning all Indian Traditional Sciences practised in the UK and abroad (Ayurveda, Yoga, Jyotish, Vastu, Unani and Sangeet) for inclusion into the NHS by providing a forum for cross-party parliamentarians, senior policy makers, academics, practitioners, leading community figures and stakeholders.

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7 Current APPG Officers
Lord Hussain Portrait
Lord Hussain
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Lord Ranger Portrait
Lord Ranger
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Côte d’Ivoire , Indo-Pacific
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Lord Rana
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Virendra Sharma MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6080.

Email: sharmav@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Amarjeet S Bhamra, PO Box 1, Windsor SL4 4UZ

Email: indiansciences@gmail.com

No benefits in kind are on record for the Indian Traditional Sciences APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Indian Traditional Sciences APPG

Former APPG Officers
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Tom Brake
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Carshalton and Wallington
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Suri Portrait
Lord Suri
Officer
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
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Keith Vaz
Vice-Chair
Labour - Former Member for Leicester East
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
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Lord Patel of Blackburn
Vice-Chair
Labour - Deceased - 29 May 2019
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
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Lord Bilimoria
Vice-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
Matthew Offord Portrait
Matthew Offord
Vice-Chair
Conservative - Hendon
Joined: 31st August 2016
Departed: 10th October 2018
Lord Stone of Blackheath Portrait
Lord Stone of Blackheath
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 21st July 2016
2 APPG Memberships
Egypt , Olympic and Paralympic Games