A case of Geographical Indication: Basmati tag triggers clash between Punjab & Madhya Pradesh

Punjab’s Chief Minister Amrinder Singh has opposed the MP government’s push for a GI tag for the long-grained rice cultivated in 13 districts of the state. The Shivraj Singh Chouhan government sharply criticised this in a series of tweets on Wednesday, saying GI-tagging would boost exports and that the state has produced basmati for a long time.

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