Suspected Bt brinjal crop being evaluated: Haryana govt official

The Haryana government has picked up samples of suspected Bt brinjal crop and sent for testing at the National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (NBPGR) in New Delhi to initiate the transgenic trait, a top State Government official said.
“We expect the result in a week or 10 days. Further action will be decided subsequently,” said Arjun Singh Saini, Director-General, Horticulture. The samples were collected by a committee he added by Fatehabad Deputy Commissioner. The Horticultural Department got involved as brinjal is a horticultural crop, he said.
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