Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.
Inclusive growth and issues arising from it.
5) “J&K is known for high emotions and low economy”, in the context of the statement provide for an analysis of the development aspects in the state and also suggest way forward.(250 words)
Why this question:
The article captures the sick picture of the state of Jammu and Kashmir in terms of development status of its economy.
Key demand of the question:
One has to examine and analyse in depth the root causes for such an infant nature of the Kashmir economy, why has the growth stagnated in the valley for decades and suggest what should be the way forward.
analyze – When asked to analyse, 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.
Structure of the answer:
Define the current conditions in the state, the latest happenings of scrapping of article 370 etc.
Explain that J&K does not have enough private sector avenues and politics hasn’t produced enough opportunities and conducive atmosphere owing to insufficient urbanization, lack of finances, formalized economy and industrialization.
Explain the factors that have led to the situation so far.
Discuss what needs to be done? What are the repercussions of the latest move taken by the government etc.
Conclude with way forward.