SHORT ANSWER TYPE QUESTIONS
Q.1. Explain the major dimensions of food security. [CBSE 2015,13,12,11]
Ans: The major dimensions of food security are:
(а) Availability of food. It means food production within the country, food imports, along with previous years’ stock stored in government granaries.
(b) Accessibility. It means food is within the reach of every person.
(c) Affordability. It implies having enough money to buy sufficient safe and nutritious food to meet one’s dietary needs.