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Government Intervention in Foodgrains Markets

unreliable since it "could not guar- antee the supply of a specific quantity" (p 103). Further, "The quantity distributed showed variations depending on the availability of foodgrains" (p 106), Data are presented to confirm what has been guessed often by writers, viz, that the public distribution system is partial to the urban consumer.

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