So What If One-Third Of Indians Don't Have Enough To Eat...
Food production is slated to hit a record 212 mt this year
Grain stocks have crossed 42 mt, almost double the need and capacity
There are no takers for FCI wheat at Rs 8.30 a kg as open market price is Rs 6.50
Global price is Rs 3.40 a kg, while ration-shop wheat for even the poorest costs Rs 4.15
Rice stocks already stand at 14 mt, yet FCI will start procuring early from September 21