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Activists seek Centre's intervention in PepsiCo's case against farmers

Updated : April 24, 2019 11:55 PM IST

Nine farmers from Sabarkantha and Aravalli districts have been dragged to court by PepsiCo for allegedly growing a variety of potatoes for which it has claimed Plant Variety Protection (PVP) rights.
The multinational giant has sought damages of Rs 1 crore from each of four farmers in its suit at a court in Ahmedabad, and Rs 20 lakh from each of the farmers sued at a district court in Modasa, activists said at a press conference here.
Activists seek Centre's intervention in PepsiCo's case against farmers
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