Basmati rice is considered to have the geographical identity of Pakistan
The Intellectual Property Organization has declared basmati rice to be the geographical identity of Pakistan.
TDP had applied for GIT of basmati rice while IPO has mapped the basmati rice growing areas.
The decision will lessen India’s claim to the identity of basmati rice in the European Union.
The acquisition of Basmati Rice KGIT is the result of joint efforts of the country’s private and public sectors.