Mains Drill | 15th July 2019 |

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By Moderator July 15, 2019 09:01

Instructions:

• Attempt all the questions on a daily basis in a time-bound manner (i.e for 15 Maker – 9 minutes & 10 Marker – 7 Minutes)
• Read and Review answers written by your peers. This will bring more dimensions, ideas, and thoughts to your writing skills.

We, on a daily basis, would try our best to review your answers and provide you with the right guidance and mentorship


Question 1: Do you think Nuclear Energy is the Answer to India’s Growing Energy Needs? Justify your opinion

Source: EPW

Question 2: Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MHUA) recently released the draft Model Tenancy Act, 2019. Discuss the key objective and features of the draft Model Tenancy Act, 2019

Source: Indian Express

Question 3: The Union Cabinet recently approved the Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019, to solve the dispute over rivers and river valleys between different states in the country. Discuss the key objective and features of the Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019.

Source: Down to Earth

Question 4: How can the ‘Digital India’ programme help farmers to improve farm productivity and income? What steps has the Government taken in this regards?

Question 5: In view of the declining average size of land holdings in India which has made agriculture non-viable for a majority of farmers, should contract farming and land leasing be promoted in agriculture? Critically evaluate the pros and cons.

Moderator
By Moderator July 15, 2019 09:01