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Q. Despite being self-sufficient in the production of major food commodities,problems of hunger and food insecurity are grave in India.Elaborate.

Why this question:

According to a United Nations’ report on the Food System, today's food systems are heavily afflicted by power imbalances and inequality.

Key demand of the question:

Being self-sufficient in the production of major food commodities,problems of hunger and food insecurity are grave problems in india.

Directive:

Elaborate -  To give in more detail, provide more information on the topic.

Introduction:Start with a brief introduction Food production /security- Problems of hunger and food insecurity- In the next part, explain the challenges associated with it.

Body:

 The answer body must have the following aspects covered: Introduction to Food security - chronic hunger - challenges.

Conclusion:

Conclude with the way forward.

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Q. With a long ­term strategy of water management cooperation , India and Nepal need to be in dialogue to end the crisis of flooding every year. Discuss.

Why this question:

India and Nepal - flood crisis needs to be resolved.

Key demand of the question:

India and Nepal need to be in dialogue to end the crisis of flooding every year,  for better water management.

Directive:

 Discuss -Here you have to examine the structure or nature of the topic by separating it into component parts and present them as a whole in a summary.

Introduction:

Start with the India- Nepal relation.

Body:

Discuss about Flood Management - Flooding in the Nepal plains that have additionally influenced downstream regions across the line should be tended to.

Conclusion:

Conclude with the way forward.

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Q. Why switching to electric vehicles is fiscally imprudent.Explain

Why this question:

Government is promoting Electric vehicles in India , However, there are issues attached to it.

Key demand of the question:

Why it is financially unwise to switch to electric vehicles.

Directive:

Explain  -Clarify the topic by giving a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, define the  key terms wherever necessary, and substantiate with relevant associated facts.

Introduction: Hefty subsidies being offered by the central government, and the state governments of Delhi, Maharashtra, Gujarat.

Body:

Discussing the issues with subsidies on e-vehicles , India can promote other cheaper alternatives. Explain both - favour /against.

Conclusion:

Conclude with the way forward.

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