The decentralised procurement scheme of the Government of India has the following objectives:
1. To reduce the Transportation costs
2. To pass on the subsidy burden of the central government to state governments
3. To cover more farmers under the Minimum Support Prices scheme
4. To enable making food grains available as per local tastes
Which among the above statements is / are correct?

Answer: [C] Only 1, 3 & 4

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