GM Brinjal, Haryana

What we do know:  Where? Sirsa and Fatehabad DistrictsHaryana

What we do not know: What? – GM brinjal – not Bt brinjal??
Whose? – Mahyco? TNAU Coimbatore? UAS Dharwar? Bangladesh? Other?

2019 05 18 Illegal GM brinjal was second crop, officials destroy plants TOI; GM brinjal destroyed in Fatehabad Tribune
2019 05 15 Opinion Bt brinjal a wake-up call; unfounded anti-GM fears spawn dangerous subversion Financial Express
2019 05 14 It’s not Bt brinjal, but surely GM crop: Hort Dept Tribune India; ‘Bt brinjal’ turns out to be different genetically modified variety HT
2019 05 14 Roots of illegal Bt brinjal in Haryana may lie in Bangladesh TOI; No one taken ill by my Bt brinjal, says Haryana farmer. Legalize it. The Print
2019 05 13 They want Bt brinjal: Ditch the Luddite approach to GM food, instead research and regulate it TOI; Govt must allow farmers to have access to technologies in agriculture to dissuade illegal use of seeds First Post
2019 95 12 Fatehabad farmer claims Bt brinjal seeds easily available TOI; Seeds from Bt brinjal not deposited with NBPGR HT
2019 05 12 After Haryana Bt brinjal find, activists seek pan-India probe TOI; After Haryana Bt brinjal fetch, activists survey probe National Times; Prevent entry of Bt brinjal into Karnataka: activists The Hindu
2019 05 12 Illegal Bt brinjal cultivation – legal notice to govt. DH; Prashant Bhusha notifies centre of illegal Bt brinjal Scroll; Legal notice to Centre on Bt brinjal The Hindu
2019 05 11 Illegal cultivation of Bt brinjal confirmed, activists demand action News Click; Tests confirm illegal cultivate of Bt brinjal in Haryana district TOI; Farm activists demand action against officials responsible for illegal cultivation of brinjal Business Standard; Illegal cultivation of Bt brinjal in Haryana Krishi Jagran
2019 05 05 Suspected BT brinjal crop being evaluated: Haryana govt. official BusinessLine
2019 04 27 State directs panel to collect Bt brinjal samples from field Tribune India
2019 04 25 Activists: Bt brinjal cultivated illegally in Fatehabad district Tribune India; Farm activists allege illegal Bt brinjal Orissa Post; Bt brinjal being illegally grown in Haryana Business Line; Damning allegations: India’s fields still have Bt brinjal DownToEarth; Illegal Bt brinjal farming in Haryana, allege activists Business Standard; Illegal cultivation of Bt brinjal suspected in Haryana Deccan Herald; Genetically modified brinjal illegally cultivated in Haryana The Hindu
2019 04 24 GM brinjal has illegally entered country say activists demanding stern action UNI

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