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Q. How the removal of Article 370 has set the stage for a long-standing transformation of Ladakh. Comment

Why this question:

Removal of Article 370 has set the stage for a long-standing transformation of Ladakh.Since Ladakh was made a Union territory, it feels like the government has moved closer to the people.

Key demand of the question:

Explain how the removal of 370 and 35(A) led to the development of ladakh in all dimensions.

Directive:

Comment -  The question usually gives an unbiased/biased statement , be neutral and write various facts and viewpoints regarding that particular statement.

Introduction:

Start with a brief introduction of 370 and 35(A).

Body:

The answer body must have the following aspects covered: Introduction-removal of 370  and how ladakh got its own identity - major development- challenges. 

Conclusion:

Conclude with the way forward.

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Q. Examine the expected gains from the recently initiated India plastics pact ?

Why this question:

The Plastic pact model to address plastic pollution is now being brought to India by CII and WWF India.

Key demand of the question:

Briefly explain the plastic waste issue and solutions offered by the plastic pact model.

Directive:

Examine -  It means to probe deeper into the topic and understand the topic in detail. Here it is expected to investigate and establish the key facts and issues related to the question.

Introduction:

How plastic waste is a threat globally.

Body:

Why does plastic waste need a solution? Explain how Plastic waste is a key challenge and opportunities of plastics management.

Conclusion:

Conclude with the solution.

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Q. Explain the features of the Inland Vessels Bill 2021 in the growth of Inland waterways in India?

Why this question:

The India Plastics Pact, the first in Asia, will be launched in September in collaboration with Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) and World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Key demand of the question:

Explain the features of the Inland Vessels Bill 2021 in the growth of Inland waterways in India

Directive:

Explain -Why something happens, or why something is the way it is.Look at a subject in depth taking note of the details and if appropriate, consider the implications, and should explain them in good simple language.

Introduction: The Inland Vessels Bill, 2021 replaces the century-old Inland Vessels Act, 1917.

Body: -

The Inland Vessels Bill, 2021 replaces the century-old Inland Vessels Act, 1917.

The Bill defines mechanically propelled vessels as ships, boats, sailing vessels, container vessels, and ferries. The Centre will frame classification, standards of design, construction, and crew accommodation.

Conclusion:

Conclude with the way forward.

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