However, the introduction of Bt Brinjal cultivation has evoked a mixed response from various quarters.
A quick compilation of the views of a few key people.
Text: Sify News Desk
Image: Greenpeace activists wearing brinjal mask hold placards protesting against the commercial production of the Bt Brinjal during the National consultation meeting the Central Research Institute for Dry Land Agriculture in Santoshnagar in Hyderabad. (Photograph copyright PTI)