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

MAHARASHTRA-BPCC Double-Cross

all the essential items of mass consumption which are proposed to be brought within the system of public distribution and they are procured at reasonable prices from the producers, the public distribution system will actually contribute to the price spiral instead of holding the price line. This is precisely what has happened in the case of foodgrains, particularly wheat, and sugar in the last few years, though both wheat arid sugar production have shown significant improvements.

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

826for India

$50for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top