Pesticides with Glyphosate, banned by the government, is still sold in the market, Senior lecturer at the Rajarata University Dr. Channa Jayasumana says.
He said that the [pesticide is sold in several areas in Anuradhapura for a higher price.
Glyphosate is connected to the much feared chronic kidney disease in the North Central Province.
However, it is now sold at a price as high as Rs. 7000, the senior lecturer said.