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India and Bhutan have a long-standing friendship based on cultural, historical, and economic ties. Discuss the various areas of cooperation in the Indo-Bhutanese relations.

Topic: India and its neighborhood- relations.

4. India and Bhutan have a long-standing friendship based on cultural, historical, and economic ties. Discuss the various areas of cooperation in the Indo-Bhutanese relations. (250 words)

Difficulty level: Easy

Reference: Insights on India

Why the question:

The question is part of the static syllabus of General studies paper – 2 and mentioned as part of Mission-2023 Secure timetable.

Key Demand of the question:

To write about the various areas of cooperation between India and Bhutan.

Directive word:

Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you must debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You must give reasons for both for and against arguments.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction: 

Begin by giving a brief history of India Bhutan relations.

Body:

In the first part, write about the various areas of cooperation between India and Bhutan – Treaties and Agreements, Economic Cooperation, Security Cooperation, Cultural Ties, People-to-People Contacts etc. Substantiate with facts and examples.

Conclusion:

Conclude by summarising the importance of Indo-Bhutanese relations.