India to flag concern with France, EU over GM rice

India will sign up its problem with France and the European Union around becoming unjustly recognized as the point of origin of 500 tonnes of genetically modified damaged rice converted into rice flour by a French organization, Westhove, placing apart the simple fact that the nation does not deliver any commercial wide range of GM rice, federal government officials have mentioned.

The contamination could have occurred at a later phase although the imported damaged rice was becoming processed in the EU and may possibly also be a conspiracy to malign the graphic of India as a dependable supplier of good quality rice, the Commerce Ministry contended in a assertion.

‘Unjustly identified’

“Agriculture Ministry officials are in touch with officials at the Indian Mission to the European Union in Brussels who will consider up the difficulty of the nation becoming unjustly recognized as the source of GM rice with France’s representative

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