AP govt arranges train for exporting Anantapur banana to gulf countries
The AP government has arranged a special train for exporting bananas from Anantapur district to gulf countries like Iran, Iraq, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Dubai and Bahrain. A goods train consisting of 43 wagons is ready at Tadipatri railway station. It will transport 893 metric tonnes of G-9 variety of bananas. The packing of fruit was done as per international norms with a brand called ‘Happy Banana.’ The train will head to Mumbai port and from there the bananas will be exported in ships.