Poket News

India to not withdraw subsidies for fisheries sector at WTO meet


  • Union Minister of State for Fisheries and Information & Broadcasting Dr. L. Murugan said that India has made it clear that it will not succumb to pressures to withdraw subsidies for the fisheries sector at the WTO meet. 
  • The Minister was addressing a meeting organized by the Kerala Pradesh Matsya Thozhilali Sangham at Munambam. 
  • He said the Union Government has devised several schemes to uplift the lives of fishermen in the country.