Topic: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.
3) India drew up its national plan of action for countering AMR in 2017, Trace the progress of the programme made so far. Also, do you think it has reached a state of ‘limited successes? If so, why? Analyse.(250 words)
Why this question:
The article talks about how exactly a year after the State launched the comprehensive Kerala Antimicrobial Resistance Strategic Action Plan (KARSAP), there are worries that the project could be losing its momentum.
Thus with the case of Kerala state it is important for us to evaluate the progress on this front and analyse the challenges involved.
Key demand of the question:
First one has to explain the coming of National action plan for countering AMR by GOI and the associated concerns in its progress. And analyse the success on this front while suggesting 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:
Discuss in short the national plan of action for countering AMR in 2017.
Explain first the challenges involved in implementing the WHO global AMR Action Plan that was released in 2015.
Discuss what have been the challenges in implementing these rules across all the states and UTs in the country.
Explain what are the key concerns involved and what should be the way forward.
Conclude with suggestions.