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

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WEST BENGAL-Wooing Industrialists

ing the issue prices since it will be wanting to market relatively, poor, quality grain which it has been obliged to procure. A parallel development will be that relatively affluent consumers will prefer to go to the open market for better quality grain and this will widen the scope for private trade in wheat. The management of the wheat market and the running of the public distribution system are thus going to be taxing problems for the government in the coming months.

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