ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By C K Mathew

Food Security Act in Sleep Mode

The National Food Security Act, 2013, which promised subsidised foodgrains to 75% of the rural and 50% of the urban population of our country, is not catching attention any more as the state governments and the union government are silently postponing its implementation citing political differences. This article glances through the key elements of the act once again and takes us back to the almost forgotten debates around it.