Imperative to Ban Glyphosate
Many states, including Punjab, Kerala, Andhra, Telangana and Maharashtra have either banned Glyphosate or are in the process to ban it. But the companies are opposing the ban saying only the Central government can ban it. In this situation, the Centre needs to intervene in favour of the Indian farmersDr. Ashwani Mahajan In the year 2015, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), an agency of the World Health Organization (WHO), had found in its research that ‘glyphosate’, ..