Topic: Security challenges and their management in border areas – linkages of organized crime with terrorism
5. India faces significant challenges in the internal, geopolitical and economic front going ahead in 2020. Managing these challenges will decide the progress India makes in 2020. Elucidate. (250 words)
Reference: The Hindu
Why this question:
The article brings out a detailed analysis of the Geopolitical fault-lines that have been widening since 2019 and in what way these challenges will contribute positively and negatively to the progress that India will make in 2020.
Key demand of the question:
Discuss the challenges that India is facing on the internal, external and economic fronts. Suggest solutions to resolve the same.
Elucidate – Give a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, or what is the particular context. You must be defining key terms where ever appropriate, and substantiate with relevant associated facts.
Structure of the answer:
Briefly explain the context of the question.
Firstly, discuss the problems India is facing on the internal, geopolitical and economic fronts.
Discuss the causative factors responsible for these challenges.
Explain in what way these factors will decide progress of India in 2020.
Conclude with what needs to be done to address these threats and challenges.