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India is exporting only non-GMO rice to the world


  • The government has said that India is exporting strictly Non Genetically Modified Organism-GMO rice to the world. 
  • The Ministry of Commerce and Industry in a statement clarified that there is no commercial variety of Genetically Modified-GM rice in India and in fact the commercial GM cultivation of rice is banned in the country. 
  • It said, there is no question of export of GM rice from India.