According to Minister Rajitha Senarathne, all countries will have to go by the US court decision against glyphosate and ban its use. He says the decision taken by the Sri Lanka government to lift the ban on this herbicide too, will have to be reversed. The Minister warns that otherwise, the country’s tea exports could get affected. He was speaking at a media briefing at the Health Ministry.
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