Economics

India has experienced persistent and high food inflation in the recent past. What could be the reason?
$$1$$. Due to a gradual switchover to the cultivation of commercial crops, the area under the cultivation of food grains has steadily decreased in the last five years by about $$30\%$$.
$$2$$. As a consequence of increasing incomes, the consumption patterns of the people have undergone a significant change.
$$3$$. The food supply chain has structural constraints.
Which of the statements given are correct?


ANSWER

$$2$$ and $$3$$ only


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