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Saturday, 13 June 2015

Discuss any two schemes launched by the government

What has our government done to provide food security to the poor? Discuss any two schemes launched by the government? 

Answer: In the 1970s, three important food intervention progammes were introduced to tackle the shortage of food: 

a. Public Distribution System (PDS): This system was made to ensure smooth supply of subsidized food items to the poor. 

b. Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS): These services were introduced to provide proper nutrition to poor children. 

c. Food for Work (FFW): This programme was introduced to help the poor to earn food in lieu of some work.

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