Questions 1 to 3 are of 10 marks each, and questions 4 and 5 are of 15 marks each.

  1. Examine the asymmetrical federalism in India.
  2. There needs to be a balance between the fundamental rights and the directive principles of state policy. Elucidate.
  3. Pollution levels are now becoming a major health burden. Comment.
  4. Poverty elimination needs a lot of effort. Provide a strategy for the same.
  5. Why should the eastern ghats be declared as UNESCO cultural heritage sites?

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