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Q) India’s job crisis is more urban and it is more about having formal jobs. In this context, discuss the hurdles in formalization of jobs in India.

Why this question?

Issue of current importance.

Key demand of the Question 

The answer must discuss the hurdles in formalization of jobs in India and provide for adequate solutions in this regard.

Directive

Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.

Introduction 

Start with giving a brief about the job crisis prevailing in India, especially in the formal sector.

Body

In the first part, discuss the causes of this job crisis and explain why formalisation is important in this regard.

In the next part, discuss the hurdles that need to be overcome in order to move ahead with the formalisation of jobs.

Conclusion

Conclude with steps that can be taken by the government.

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Q) India’s quest for inclusive growth has been slow in achieving targets due to informalization of Economy. Do you agree? Justify. What steps are required to alleviate this problem?

Why this Question?

Important part of GS Paper-III.

Key demand of the Question 

Discuss in detail the problem of informalisation in the Indian economy, it causes and how it has consequently restrained India from achieving inclusive growth.

Directive

Justify – When you are asked to justify, you have to pass a sound judgement about the truth of the given statement in the question or the topic based on evidence.  You have to appraise the worth of the statement in question using suitable case studies or/ and examples.

Introduction 

Start with a context of the question.

Body 

In the first part, discuss the problem of informalisation in the Indian economy and its consequences. Give examples to support the answer.

In the next part, mention the steps that need to be taken in this regard by the government in order to achieve inclusive as well as sustainable development.

Conclusion 

Conclude with a way forward.

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Q) Enumerate various measures taken up under Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan (ABA). Explain how these measures could generate employment and boost growth.

Why this Question?

Important part of GS Paper-II and III.

Key demand of the Question 

Give out the list of measures that have been taken by the government under its policy of Atmanirbhar Bharat initiative. 

Directive

Enumerate – Give a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, or what is the particular context. You must be defining key terms wherever appropriate, and substantiate with relevant associated facts.

Introduction 

Start with an introduction of the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan.

Body 

In the first part, enumerate the measures that have been taken by the government under this initiative.

In the next part, explain the impact these would have on employment generation and how they would boost the Indian economy. 

Conclusion

Conclude by summarising the idea.

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