To help Indian farmers, we have to support PepsiCo in its fight for the potato

The Lok Sabha elections are underway and farmers issues are particularly important now, and PepsiCo doesn’t have a vote. So, it is understandable that political parties want to be seen as being pro-farmer. Last week, after PepsiCo took a few Gujarati farmers to court for, allegedly, illegally growing its proprietary potatoes, both Congressman Ahmed Patel and BJP spokesman Tajinder Bagga tweeted against the decision.

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