Mumbai Dabbawalas send Puneri Pagadi to King Charles

The famous Dabbawalas of Mumbai have sent gifts like Puneri Pagadi and the Uparne stole ahead of King Charles’ coronation. The ‘Puneri Pagadi’ is a headgear from Pune, while the ‘Uparne’ is a traditional stole worn by men during ceremonial occasions.

KnowALLedge Plus: In 2003, the then Prince Charles met the dabbawalas during his visit to India and was in awe of their accuracy, punctuality, and work culture. Two members of the Dabbawala association were even invited to the wedding of Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles in 2005.

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