The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has raised its concern about the overuse of antibiotics in the poultry industry as this is leading to antibiotic resistance in human beings in India. These concerns were raised on a report released by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) which has linked antibiotic resistance to antibiotic misuse in the […]
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