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On Wednesday Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro written a letter to Indian Prime Minister Modi seeking help over supplies of medicinal drug Hydroxychloroquine. Here five top points of Brazilian President's letter to PM Modi are enlisted. Brazilian President Bolsonaro invoked Ramayana to request New Delhi for Hydroxychloroquine's export. Brazilian President in his letter highlighted the need of Hydroxychloroquine drug needed in Brazil.
President compared the drug to Sanjeevani a holy herb Lord Hanuman brought to heal Lord Lakshman in Ramayana. Through special request by citing Ramayana, Brazil President asked PM Modi for medical cooperation in HCQ.
Brazilian President's letter to PM Modi followed a conversation on Tuesday that underscored the important role that he expected hydroxychloroquine to play in the fight against Covid-19 in Brazil. President Bolzano compared India’s move to allow export of hydroxychloroquine to reach his country to Lord Hanuman and Sanjeevani booti (herb) in the epic Ramayana.
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President Bolsonaro is also learnt to have emphasised that the Hydroxychloroquine drug is required by his country’s pharmaceutical companies, not just for the coronavirus disease but also for other illnesses.