Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability
3) Discuss critically features and shortcomings of the Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018. (250 Words)
Why this question?
It’s in news thanks to Nirav Modi issue. Though a draft bill, it’s an important issue to learn.
Key demand of the question:
Direct question – Discuss features of this Bill (both merits and demerits)
Discuss critically: While highlighting all related dimensions, present both merits and demerits.
Structure of Answer:
In the introduction write in 2-3 lines why government is forced to bring stringent measures to prevent defaulters to flee from the country.
Define economic offence (refer to standard government sources)
In the body, divide answer into TWO main parts. First part to discuss its features. Discuss so within 4-5 headings(dimensions). Second part – write shortcomings. Also write merits.
In the conclusion, write in 1-2 lines challenges posed by new frauds and need to strengthen regulation in India.