why mango is called bathroom fruit

why mango is called a bathroom fruit

Why mango is called bathroom fruit?

The British never understood tried to twist the name for mango.

That too if it was a Alphonso Mango it was under there enemity as Alfanso D Alberque the king of Mango fruits.

As per the late Dr. M S Randhawa once wrote that the British did not savour the sight of Indians squatting on the floor and sucking on mangoes, with the juice flowing down their elbows. They often referred it to as the 'bathroom fruit.