Pesticide companies started campaign citing – No link between pesticide and cancer
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Pesticide exposure and Cancer morbidity and mortality
PGI Chandigarh and Punjab Pollution Control Board study.
Unequivocal association demonstrated between high exposure to pesticides/heavy metals and cancer morbidity and mortality in pesticide intensive cotton cultivation area as compared to matched population low exposure area.