Hasina to gift ‘Jamdani Saree’ to Modi’s mother


Bangladesh: Taking a step forward in welcoming Narendra Modi, Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina is all set to gift a Dhaka Jamdani saree to PM’s Mother, Narendra Modi.“It will be given to Mr. Modi for her mother,” said a senior Bangladeshi diplomat.

A Dhakai Jamdani is one of the most expensive gifts in Bangladesh, often given to an honoured guest.“The colour of the hand stitched saree, selected by Ms. Hasina, would be off-white and it is made in Dhaka,” said the official. Dhakai Jamdanis often cost in lakhs.