Delhi HC sets aside Centre's decision to restrict production of Basmati Rice to areas in Indo-Gangetic plain

Aditi Singh April 29 2019
Basmati Rice

The Delhi High Court has set aside Central Government’s decision to restrict the production of Basmati rice to certain regions in the Indo-Gangetic plain.

It has also struck down the decision to restrict the registration of Basmati varieties for certified and foundation seeds to areas under the Geographical Indication (GI) for Basmati rice i.e certain areas in the Indo-Gangetic plain.

This geographical area in the Indo-Gangetic region spans across the states and . . .

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