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Centre to bring new law for pesticides and seeds

  • The government hopes to get Parliament nod on two long-pending Bills on pesticide management and seeds in the next session, Minister of State for Agriculture  Parshottam Rupala said.
  • The Pesticide Management Bill that will replace the Inse-cticides Act, 1968 seeks to regulate the pesticide sector by fixing prices and setting up of a regulatory authority.