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Ethnomedicines for jaundice used in tribal areas of Rajouri district union territory, Jammu and Kashmir-India

Author Affiliations

  • 1Centre for Biodiversity Studies Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University, Rajouri, 185234-Union Territory Jammu and Kashmir, India
  • 2Centre for Biodiversity Studies Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University, Rajouri, 185234-Union Territory Jammu and Kashmir, India

Int. Res. J. Biological Sci., Volume 9, Issue (4), Pages 64-70, November,10 (2020)


Ethnomedicinal study was conducted in hilly areas of Rajouri district Union Territory Jammu and Kashmir India. Till today, Gujjar Bakarwal tribes are exclusively dependent on forest. They have own system of herbal medicines. Information on 24 Plants species of 21 angiosperm families which are traditionally used as medicines to cure (Jaundice) were collected. The plants parts used, traditional preparation and does for administration are given in the present paper.


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