Food Corporation of India

The Nodal Agency in Food Management is Food Corporation of India, which is responsible to procure, store and distribute the foodgrains. FCI is a statutory body established via Food Corporation Act 1964 to meet the following objectives of the Food Policy:

Effective price support operations for safeguarding the interests of the farmers.
Distribution of food grains throughout the country for pu…

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