Bittergourd

Bittergourd-It is also known as bittermelon.As its name denotes bitter in taste buds.It is very popular vegetable in some asian countries. Bittergourd has certain health benefits.It is very useful for curing skin infections,tumors,asthama.It is excellent source of protein, calcium, potassium,copper,iron vitamins & dietery fibre.
In hindi it is called as Karela.