India, Brazil share many things, including cows: President PatilApril 14th, 2008 - 11:13 am ICT by admin
By Liz Mathew
Sao Paulo, April 14 (IANS) India and Brazil have many things in common, including folk traditions, intellectual traditions and most importantly cows, President Pratibha Patil said on her arrival here as part of a three-nation Latin America swing. While addressing the Indian community here Sunday, her first official engagement during her 12-day trip, Patil recollected the unique trade connection between the two democracies.
“I am told that nearly 80 percent of Brazilian cattle stock derives its origin from India