State Minister of Health and Social Justice Smt. K.K. Shailaja Teacher agreed to become the patron of the Organizing Committee after holding a meeting with state level leaders of around 10 major Ayurveda organizations and CISSA. The Honourable Minister assured the team that the government will extend its wholehearted support to successfully carry out GAF. She also agreed to give appropriate directives to the departments and organizations that fall under the aegis of the Ministry to partake in the event. She was highly positive about the foreign participation and envisioned that the international conference will be hugely beneficial to Kerala. The session was undeniably a grand success towards a greater and better GAF 2020.