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Planning Minister MA Mannan gives explanation of his speech on eating water hyacinth

Planning Minister MA Mannan gives explanation of his speech on eating water hyacinth

He said, “I urged researchers to find a way to turn water hyacinth into a consumable item for humans. I just made a fun on it saying- we can think about this. One replied-cattle can eat it.”

He also said, “I myself ate the flower of water hyacinth in my boyhood. I still miss it.”He came up with the disclosure at a press brief after ECNEC meeting at NEC conference room of Sher-e-Bangla Nagar in the capital on Tuesday.