Staff Reporter

KOLLAM: Chairman of the All India Forward Bloc Kaipuzha N. Velappan Nair has said that his party outrightly rejects all the agreements signed by Union Minister of Commerce Kamal Nath at the World Trade Organisation ministerial meeting held at Hong Kong. In a statement here on Saturday, he said the agreements were detrimental to the interests of the country. The agreements showed that the Union Government could neither protect the interests of the nation nor to remain with the developing countries.He said the developing countries had lost a golden opportunity by focussing on the farm subsidies.