Q: 28 (IES/2002)

Consider the following statements with referenceto the Public Distribution System in India
1. The Public Distribution System is operated under the joint responsibility of Central and State Governments.
2. The responsibility of procurement is with the Central Government while the storage and distribution are the resposibilities of State Governments.
3. The issue price of foodgrains for Below Poverty Line families is fixed at 60% of the economic cost.
4. The Antyodaya Anna Yoj ana has been launched in order to make the Targetted Public Distribution System (TPDS) more focused towards the poor.
Which of these statements is/are correct?