National Food Security Act, 2013
44. Force Majeure.
The Central Government, or as the case may be, the State Government, shall be liable for a claim by any person entitled under this Act, except in the case of war, flood, drought, fire, cyclone or earthquake affecting the regular supply of food-grains or meals to such person under this Act:
Provided that the Central Government may, in consultation with the Planning Commission, declare whether or not any such situation affecting the regular supply of food-grains or meals to such person has arisen or exists.