Draft Pesticide Management Bill 2017 Meet

The eminent panelists are:

Key-Note Address

  1. Mr. T. Nanda Kumar, Former Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India

Government of India Viewpoint: Understand the need of a new bill

  1. Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Joint Secretary, Plant Protection, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India

Topic: Indian Industry Viewpoint  

  1. Mr. Vipin Saini, Executive Director, Agro Chem Federation of India

Topic: Multinational R&D Industry Viewpoint

  1. Mr. Raju Kapoor, Leader-Corporate Affairs, Dow AgroSciences India Private Limited

Topic: Formulators Viewpoint

  1. Dr. Sandeep Singh Panwar, Regulatory Specialist, Pesticides Manufacturers & Formulators Association of India

Topic: Retailers Viewpoint

  1. Mr. Arvind Patel, Secretary, Agro Input Dealers Association

Topic: Farmer Viewpoint

  1. Shri Badri Narayan Choudhary, General Secretary, Bhartiya Kisan Sangh

Topic: State Viewpoint

  1. Dr. Balwinder Singh Sidhu, Commissioner Agriculture, Govt. of Punjab

Topic: Environmental Viewpoint

  1. Mr. Amit Khurana, Sr. Programme Manager, Centre for Science & Environment

Mr. Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, Senior Journalist will moderate the discussions.