Namaste from India: Assam tea company sends 6,000 tea bags to Donald Trump to ‘purify mind’

While the cost of the tea consignment, sufficient for four years, was not made public, Sumit Shah, Managing Director of the company said its health potential is immense.

By: PTI | Washington | Updated: July 14, 2016 3:41 pm
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An Indian tea company has delivered a huge consignment containing 6,000 bags of famous Assam green tea to Donald Trump with a message to the presumptive Republican presidential nominee that it is never too late to ‘cleanse yourself’.

“Dear Mr Trump, namaste from India, we are sending you lots and lots of natural green tea. It fights against harmful free radicals. It helps purify mind and body and regain a healthy balance. It has also proven to make people smarter. Please Mr Trump drink the tea. For your sake, for America’s sake, for the world’s sake,” Kolkata-based Te-A-Me Teas said in a video explaining the idea of sending green tea to Trump.

“The message is simple: Mr Trump, it’s never too late to cleanse yourself,” the company said yesterday, a day after its representatives delivered a consignment of some 6,000 green tea bags to the Trump Towers in New York.

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“Donald Trump has the whole world worried… we can’t stop him, but maybe we can change him,” the video said.

While the cost of the tea consignment, sufficient for four years, was not made public, Sumit Shah, Managing Director of the company said its health potential is immense.

“We believe that green tea with all its goodness can help Mr Trump and in turn benefit his country and the world at large,” Shah said, adding that the consignment of tea bags is based on the presumption that the real estate tycoon would drink three cups a day.

“If he needs more, we’ll be happy to provide. Green tea has been proven to fight against harmful free radicals and cleanse the mind and bodies, helping one regain a healthy balance,” Shah said, adding that these green teas can help change Trump for the better.

The Trump Campaign did not respond to questions on the green tea bags from India.

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    Anuradha Kalhan
    Jul 14, 2016 at 10:13 am
    How about starting at home?lt;br/gt;How can this Mr Shah begin to imagine that green tea can purify the mind or that Trump is worse than what we have at home.
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      A.M. Surjit
      Jul 14, 2016 at 9:13 am
      How about purifying poison people at home?
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        Gaurav Singh
        Jul 15, 2016 at 6:03 am
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        1. K
          Jul 14, 2016 at 10:12 am
          Please dont overdo things unless someone needs it..
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            Raghuvash Rai
            Jul 14, 2016 at 6:23 pm
            stani Civil Service and Administration are stupid:lt;br/gt;They can't talk a full sentence without getting brain;br/gt;This is because of disease of the brain and;br/gt;They need young go-guns who can talk English swiftly and sharply in the UN and;br/gt;Nawaz Sharif is a stupid fool with no sense of direction or;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Since India keeps insisting Kashmir is an "integral" part of India, war is the only solution to the Kashmir problem. lt;br/gt;India is operating under the umption that Kashmir is not negotiable, no matter what. lt;br/gt;So a deadlock situation has been;br/gt;No other option has worked to break the deadlock for the past 20;br/gt;Therefore, war is the only viable option to break this deadlock and resolve the unfinished business of;br/gt;lt;br/gt;As a DIPLOMATIC MANEUVER, stan should immediately Declare War against India under the rules of;br/gt;All agreements not to attack nuclear installations will consequently stand cancelled--no holds barred,;br/gt;stan military can then make preparations to launch nuclear strikes at the times and targets of their;br/gt;lt;br/gt;The stakes in the war will be Indian occupied Kashmir (IOK). lt;br/gt;If stan wins the war, it will take over Kashmir and end all future wars. lt;br/gt;If India wins the war, it will keep Kashmir to fight another war in the future. lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;India does not have the ballz to take over stan occupied Kashmir (POK) because of Chinese military in POK. lt;br/gt;In the long run, India will be the loser, no matter what outcome, and Kashmir will be part of stan.
            1. R
              Jul 14, 2016 at 11:19 am
              I hope he actually chokes to death on that tea.
              1. P
                Jul 14, 2016 at 9:00 am
                Let Hindu fanatics do puja for him.
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                  Shailesh Shah
                  Jul 14, 2016 at 4:46 pm
                  Add Sena ( Senakot- Laxative) to the tea. It will purge the " pent up" junk from his gut!
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