Anand Mahindra ‘very proud’ of Araku Coffee being gifted to G20 leaders
Mahindra Group Chairman praises Araku Coffee as the ‘best in the world’ and expresses pride in the choice of gift for global leaders at G20 Summit in India.
Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra on Tuesday appreciated the special gifts given to global leaders during their departure from the national capital after the G20 Summit in India. Particularly, the industrialist lauded Araku Coffee as the “best in the world".
“Araku coffee beans bear the essence of the valley's rich soil and temperate climate. Pure Arabica with a rare aromatic profile, Araku Coffee is known for its unique texture and a symphony of flavors that makes for a smooth, well-balanced cup," ANI wrote in a post.
PM Modi gifted items representing the culture of India to spouses of the world leaders. Some of the gifts were meticulously hand-crafted by master artisans of the country. A Khadi scarf and a coin box containing G20 commemorative coins were also gifted to visiting leaders.
The other special gift items to G20 leaders included saffron from Kashmir, sheesham wood chests with brass patti, Pekoe Darjeeling and Nilgiri tea, Kashmiri Pashmina shawl, Sundarbans multiflora mangrove honey and Zighrana 'ittar' (perfume oil) from Uttar Pradesh's Kannauj.
The G20 Summit was held at the newly-built Bharat Mandapam at Pragati Maidan from September 9-10. It was attended by US President Joe Biden, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, and French President Emmanuel Macron, among other world leaders.
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