The Geographical Indications Registry today announced that the Rosogolla or rasgulla, unanimous with the Bengali identity, originated in West Bengal and not Odisha.

What is GI Tag?

A GI tag is a sort of intellectual property identifier recognising the origin of a product.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee celebrated the news on twitter.

Odisha and Bengal got into bitter fight over the GI registration of rosogolla since 2015.