Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday sent 300 kg of mangoes to Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb as a goodwill gesture. Bangladesh’s Assistant High Commissioner to Agartala Jobaid Hossein received 10 packets of Haribhanga variety of mango from Agartala Land Port. The gift of the Prime Minister of Bangladesh was handed over to the Chief Minister later the same day.
There are many patterns of friendly relations between India and Bangladesh. Both the countries have always extended a helping hand to each other. During the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, India helped Bangladesh by sending vaccines. On Sunday, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina also sent best wishes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
In this regard, Assistant High Commissioner Hossein said, ‘Haribhanga mango is one of the most famous mangoes in Bangladesh. This variety has high yield in Rangpur district. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sent those mangoes as a gift to the Chief Minister of Tripura.” “I have received 300 kg mangoes in 10 packets from Akhaura administration at Agartala land port. Now the process of taking mango to the Chief Minister is going on. The mangoes will be handed over to the chief minister accordingly,” said the assistant high commissioner.
According to him, the relations between India and Bangladesh are very close. He said that PM Hasina sent mangoes to further strengthen the ties between the two countries. Meanwhile, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb took to social media and thanked the Bangladesh PM for sending mangoes.
াংলাদেশের মাননীয়া ম াসিনাজির ার মি লুত. াংলাদেশের ারী াইকমিশনার ায়েদ াসিনাজি ম লে . মি াংলাদেশের মাননীয়া মকে াদ াপন . মাননীয় ম মোদীজির ারত-বাংলাদেশের মাত্রী াকুক, ামনাই . pic.twitter.com/YN62iIzWVp
— Biplab Kumar Deb (@BjpBiplab) July 5, 2021
He wrote- “I want to thank the Honorable Prime Minister of Bangladesh. I wish that India-Bangladesh relations remain intact under the leadership of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi ji.