Published on January 20th, 2013 | by admin
Live Debate – Genetically Modified Food, Good or Bad ?
* Parliamentary Standing Committee on Agriculture comprised of 32 MP’s recommended stopping of all field trials. – August 2012
* Technical Expert Committee formed by Supreme Court recommended 10 years moratorium on GM food field trials
* Govt opposed moratorium on GM field trials
* PIL is being heard by Supreme court about this as Aruna Rodrigues for moratorium and Jayaprakash Narayan for no moratorium
It is a debate with Devinder Sharma (Food Policy Analyst), Aruna Rodrigues (for moratorium) and Dr. Anand Kumar, Karthik Chandra (against moratorium) on nrisamay on 01/19/2013 about GM foods.