Topic: Indian society
1) From Kathua to Tappal, whatever has happened in the recent times shows that our inherent sense of social probity and decency in our society is waning. Critically analyse the statement in the backdrop of politicisation of recent rape incidents that have questioned the safety of our children in India.(250 words)
Why this question:
The question seeks to address the growing politicization of the rape incidences and the treatment meted out to the victims by the society in a insensitive manner with lacunae in compassion and empathy.
Key demand of the question:
One has to discuss the deteriorating conditions of our society with respect to treating the rape incidents and the victims of such heinous crimes.
Critically analyze – When asked to analyze, you have to examine methodically the structure or nature of the topic by separating it into component parts and present them as a whole in a summary. When ‘critically’ is suffixed or prefixed to a directive, one needs to look at the good and bad of the topic and give a fair judgement.
Structure of the answer:
Begin with brief introduction on the recent incidents of Kathua and Tappal.
Discussion should include the following: Bring out the insensitivity that is prevalent in our society towards such untoward incidents.Explain the root cause behind such a mentality.Why and how such issues are politicized?What needs to be done?Suggest solutions – how can the society evolve out of such unwarranted behaviour towards the victim.
Conclude by reasserting the alarming need for our societies to change and move forward.