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Q.2) Comprehensive geographical connectivity is key to the development of North Eastern states. Discuss.

Why this Question:

Recently PM Modi has virtually launched water connectivity projects in Assam. 

Key Demand of the Question:

Explain how the Northeast has been left out of mainland India due to lack of connectivity and how connectivity can solve a lot of problems in the area.

Directive:

Discuss- back up the answer by carefully selected evidence to make a case for and against an argument, or point out the advantages and disadvantages of the given context and finally arrive at a conclusion.

Introduction:

Give an introduction about the importance of the Northeast region for India.

Body:

In the first part, explain how the development of the North Eastern region has been limited due to lack of connectivity. 

In the next part, highlight how the connectivity can solve a huge set of problems of the north eastern states- employment, sense of alienation, insurgency, etc.

Conclusion:

Conclude with a way forward.