Sunday, March 7, 2010
Guruji opposes GM food in India
Spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Saturday came out against the unbridled entry of GM food into the country.
'We don't need a bill that encourages free entry of GM food into India, without ensuring health safety of the people, besides penalizing the voice of protest,' he said in a statement here.
Ravi Shankar said the commendable work done by Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh in putting a moratorium on the introduction of BT Brinjal was going to be negated with the enactment of The Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India Bill 2009 (BRAI) in the current session of parliament. Read More