Q.5) “Though the pandemic has forced India to move to digital education, it is not just about videos of lectures on blackboards by teachers on the internet, but it involves a lot more”. Discuss.

Why this Question:

Important part of GS paper III.

Key Demand of the Question:

True meaning of digital education, its importance and measures for India to develop it.


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.


Give an overview of digital education and the situation pandemic has created in its favour.


In the first part, highlight the importance of digital education and the role it can play in inclusive growth.

In the next part, highlight the challenges faced by India while moving towards digital education. 


Conclude with a way forward.