New laws imposed governing use of pesticides

Sunday, 03 February 2013 - 13:19


The Ministry of Health states that the government has decided to mint new laws governing the use of pesticides.


The ministry noted that pesticides manufactured at substandard levels have resulted in causing a myriad of health related issues.


According to the Ministry of Health around 10,000 are hospitalised annually while around 2000 out of this figure are said to die due to various ailments.