Sweet success: GI tag for WB’s iconic rasogolla
Kolkata: It was a bitterly fought battle, but West Bengal tasted sweet success at the end. The state on Tuesday won the geographical indication (GI) tag for “Banglar rasogolla” beating Odisha, report Jhimli Mukherjee Pandey & Minati Singha. The verdict comes after a 26month battle that the two states fought in the intellectual property wing of the ministry of commerce, which confers the GI tag.
CM Mamata Banerjee tweeted, “Sweet news for us all. We are very happy and proud that #Bengal has been granted GI status for rosogolla.”