Around the World – India: Food safety activists oppose FSSAI draft regulation on GMO foods

Citizen groups including food safety activists from across the country and the RSS affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) on Thursday voiced their concerns over the central regulator FSSAI‘s draft regulation on genetically modified (GM) foods, saying the move would pave the way for “easier entry” of transgenic foods into the country without protecting the interests and health concerns of consumers.