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Q. Explain the disadvantages of thermal power plants in India. What should be the policy in the sector?

Why this question:

Finance minister in the recent budget - India to shut its old power plants.

Key demand of the question:

Disadvantages of thermal power plants and policies needed in this sector.

 

Directive:

Explain -  To give in more detail, provide more information on the topic , You must be defining key terms wherever appropriate, with relevant associated facts.

Introduction:Start with a brief introduction thermal power plants in India, disadvantages and what future policies to be needed.

Body:

 The answer body must have the following aspects covered: Introduction to thermal power plants - challenges - policies.

Conclusion:

Conclude with the way forward.

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Q. Technical education in India is completely ruined in terms of quality and employment.Comment

Why this question:

Technical education in India is passing through a critical phase despite the government’s serious efforts to improve it both quantitatively and qualitatively. There is a bitter criticism of the present status of technical education in the country. 

Key demand of the question:

Technical education in India is completely ruined in terms of both quality and employment.

Directive:

Comment  -. A comment is a statement which expresses an opinion or reaction.One should take a neutral ground and write facts and viewpoints.

Introduction:

Start with the situation of technical education in india.

Body:

Explain technical education - how it ruined in quality and giving employment - on going issues.

Conclusion:

Conclude with the way forward.

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Q. The cause of the Interstate Territorial disputes have far-reaching consequences which can be noticed in both socio-economic and political spheres. Discuss.

Why this question:

Ongoing border dispute b/w assam and mizoram.

Key demand of the question:

Interstate Territorial disputes - consequences which can be noticed in both socio-economic and political spheres.

Directive:

Discuss -Discuss necessitates a debate where reasoning is backed up with evidence to make a case for and against an argument and finally arriving at a conclusion.

Introduction: Start with a brief picture of the current conditions of inter-relations between north-eastern states.

Body:

Discuss the ongoing issues between the various States and their neighbours in the North-Eastern States and how it affects socio-economic and political spheres.

Conclusion:

Conclude with the way forward.

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