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Role of Punjab in Food Security of India: Evolution and Emerging Trends

  title={Role of Punjab in Food Security of India: Evolution and Emerging Trends},
  author={C. Shekar},
  • C. Shekar
  • Published 2014
  • Geography
  • Food security is achieved, when all people, at all times, have physical, social and economic access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food to meet their directly needs and food preferences for an active and healthy life. India, at present, finds itself in the midst of a paradoxical situation of widespread mass-hunger coexisting with mounting food grain stocks. The present research work has been entirely carried out with the secondary data for the period 1960-61 to 2010-11. The time series… CONTINUE READING

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