PM releases 35 new crops with ‘special traits’

IndiaTimes Tuesday, 28 September 2021
Seeking to address the twin challenges of climate change and malnutrition, PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday released 35 new indigenously-developed crop varieties with special traits like drought tolerant, disease resistant and biofortified food crops with higher nutrient content such as protein, iron and zinc.

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The NCB has issued a statement saying that zonal director Sameer Wankhede has denied the allegations made by an independent witness, Prabhakar Sail; PM Modi to visit Italy UK to attend G20 summit; Amid the continuous rise in edible oil prices, the Food and Public Distribution Department will meet all the states on October 25; Union Home Minister Amit Shah said that metro services will be started in Jammu city and Srinagar within two years.

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