President declares queen pineapple as Tripura’s ‘State Fruit’


President Ram Nath Kovind has declared Tripura’s queen variety pineapple as state fruit and its export was a major step in connecting the state with world trade.

The state holds good potential in world trade. Export of the pineapple to foreign countries is a major step in connecting with world trade. Tripura exported its first consignment of one tonne pineapples to Dubai earlier this month.