Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro praised the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his letter. The prez in his letter comapred Modi with Lord Hanuman after India decided to permit the export of hydroxychloroquine tablets to brazil.
The president,in his letter quoted, ” Just as Lord Hanuman brought Holy medicines from the Himalayas to save lord Rama’s brother Laxman and Jesus healed those who were sick and restored the sight to Bartimeau, India and Brazil will overcome the global crisis by joining forces and sharing blessings for the sake of people”.
Bolsonaro and PM Modi had spoke to each other last week and made discussions regarding Covid19, PM had assured all possible support to Brazil for tackling the pandemic. The Brazil president was India’s guest in the Republic Day Celebration. The South American country has recorded 14000 cases till now with more than 680 deaths.
Hydroxychloroquine, the anti malarial drug is one of the most demanded drug across the globe and India is the leading supplier of this tablet. The previous day, Donald Trump had warned of a retaliation if India did not allow the export of the medicine and to lift the ban on the same. The US govt had got more than 29 million doses of the drug on Wednesday.