Which of the following is / are core objectives of the buffer stocks in public distribution system?
1. To meet contingencies of food production
2. To feed TPDS
3. To stabilize prices during short production times
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

The core objectives of the buffer stocks are to meet contingencies of food production, feed the TPDS and other welfare schemes and stabilize the prices during short production times.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module