'Moolika Vana', a garden of medicinal plants in Uppinangady in Mangalore is said to have a plant for natural remedy for diabetes.
Kailaru Ganapathi Bhat, who owns the garden has decided to educate and encourage people to seek nature cure for diabetes.
"'Costus Ignaus' plant which has it's origins in South Africa has been found to be the best remedy for diabetes. A diabetes patient can ward off ill affects of diabetes by just consuming one or two leaves
of this plant every day," Bhat said at a press conference.
People wishing to know more about the leaves and the plant itself can contact Rajendra Bhandarkar in Mangalore (9980951737), Kailaru Ganapati Bhat (9449207456) or Satyanarayan Bhat Kailaru (9480345170) for more information.