This has reference to recent media reports quoting views of Prof M S Swaminathan, Founder M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF). The Chairperson, MSSRF, would like to clarify that Prof Swaminathan has not spoken to any media house, given any statement to journalists or media persons on the farm laws, or any related matter after August 2020. We request news media houses to reflect this clearly in their reports while making any reference to Prof Swaminathan or his comments.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.