Union Trade Minister Push Goyal has made it clear that there are no restrictions on imports of palm oil from Malaysia.
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohammed has criticized the Indian Citizenship Act. He said, “I am sad to see that India, which claims to be a secular country, is taking steps to deprive Muslims of their citizenship.” I don’t know what would happen if we did the same thing in our country. There is confusion and instability here. Everyone will suffer. “
The Indian Foreign Ministry condemned the Malaysian Prime Minister’s comment and replied that it was India’s internal affairs. As a result of the impact on Indo-Malaysia relations, Indian companies have completely suspended orders to buy raw palm oil and refined oil from Malaysian companies.
In response to a question in the Rajya Sabha today, he said: