Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sent 1,000kg mango as a gift to Indonesian President Joko Widodo.
Senior officials of the Bangladesh Embassy in Jakarta in coordination with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia handed over the mangoes on July 21, said a Bangladesh Foreign Ministry release on Sunday.
The presidential palace protocol of President Secretariat, personal officer staff of the president and protocol officers of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia received the mangoes at the Merdeka Presidential Palace in Jakarta.
Earlier, the Bangladesh embassy received the mangoes from the Bangladesh Foreign Ministry.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Hasina has sent 1000 kg of Bangladesh’s famous “Handibhanga” mango as a greeting gift to the Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah.
The mangoes were handed over by the Bangladesh High Commission to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Brunei on Saturday. The mangoes were taken directly to the sultan’s palace Istana Nurul Iman.
The Bangladesh premier earlier sent mangoes as gifts to Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
She also sent the same gift to Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohammed Solih, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, Chief Minister of Indian state of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee and Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb.