FSSAI draft regulations for GM foods:

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Biotechnology.   FSSAI draft regulations for GM foods: Context: Social activists working among farmers have come out against the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India’s (FSSAI) draft regulations on genetically modified (GM) food, terming it “unacceptable”.   What’s their demand? They want FSSAI to explicitly say that GM foods …

FSSAI releases draft regulations for GM foods:

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered: Biotechnology.   FSSAI releases draft regulations for GM foods: Context: The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has released draft regulations for GM foods.   Overview of the Draft: No one can manufacture or sell any food products or food ingredients derived from genetically modified organisms (GMOs) without prior …