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No decision on commercial release of GM mustard, Centre tells SC

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The central on Friday told the Supreme that no decision has been taken for the commercial release of genetically modified (GM) mustard.

Additional Solicitor General P.S. Narasimha told a bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra that has not taken a decision on the commercial release of the GM mustard.

The said this in response to petitions by NGO Gene Campaign, Research Foundation for Science and Technology and environmentalist Aruna Rodrigues opposing the release of GM crops.

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First Published: Fri, September 15 2017. 12:04 IST
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