FORWARDED (India): Safeguard Agrarian Sector and Rich Biodiversity

FORWARDED (India): Safeguard Agrarian Sector and Rich Biodiversity

Although the commercial introduction of Bt Brinjal was halted on 10 February 2010, the threat of genetically modified (GM) crops is imminent to return, as Prithviraj Chavan, the Minister of Science and Technology, is proposing the Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India (BRAI) Bill which will lower the threshold of introduction of GM crops. Read more about FORWARDED (India): Safeguard Agrarian Sector and Rich Biodiversity