Q.5)Indo-Myanmar relations have seen bilateral cooperation to deter insurgencies in north-east India. Analyze the importance of India-Myanmar ties for India.

Why this question 

Neighbourhood relations are an important part of GS paper II

Key demand of the question 

Significance of Indo Myanmar relations and steps to further boost it.


Analyse- Break an issue into its constituent parts. Look in depth at each part using supporting arguments and evidence for and against as well as how these interrelated to one another.


Give a brief introduction of the evolution of Indo Myanmar relations.


In the first part, mention the significance of Indo Myanmar relations- economic, strategic and security.

In the next part, write about the recent developments in the relations of the two countries and the challenges around it w.r.t. Rohingyas, increasing Chinese influence, etc.


Conclude by giving steps to boost the ties.