Brazil’s health surveillance agency, Anvisa has approved new rules where pesticides in Brazil are going to be categorised as ‘extremely toxic’ only if they carry a ‘risk of death’.
India is a food surplus nation if we consider our large and growing production, as well as stockpiles of grain. In addition, grain is subsidised heavily for BPL (below poverty line) families. In some states, low income families can get grain for as low as ₹2 per kilo. So, except for