System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition

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Performance Evaluation of Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS)

Publisher: Planning Commission

The study finds that about 58 per cent of the subsidized food grains issued from the Central Pool do not reach the BPL families because of identification errors, non-transparent operation and unethical practices in the implementation of TPDS. Thus the study has suggested some measures for improvement, which would help in finding better ways of ensuring food security for the poor.

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