Topic – Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life.
4) Examine the scope of AI in sectors picked up by NITI Ayog in its National Strategy for Artificial Intelligence? Discuss the challenges in widespread use of AI in India?(250 words)
Why this question
NITI Ayog has just come up with the national strategy for artificial intelligence in which 5 sectors have been picked up for focussed monitoring. How AI will help in these 5 sectors and the challenges in making use of AI widespread are issues to be studied.
Key demand of the question
The question demands us to identify the 5 sectors, understand the scope of AI’s application in these sectors and the challenges in widespread use of AI.
Examine – When you are asked to examine, you have to probe deeper into the topic, get into details, and find out the causes or implications if any .
Discuss – Discuss the challenges in realising the vision from AI in a holistic manner.
Structure of the answer
Introduction – highlight that the government has become conscious in usage of AI and mention details about NITI Ayog’s national strategy for artificial intelligence.
- Mention the 5 sectors and how AI can prove beneficial in these sectors, which will help in improving the standard of living of the people.
- Discuss the challenges like lack of original research, shortage of skilled manpower etc
- Provide a way forward
Conclusion – bring out the advantages that might accrue as a result of this discussion paper by NITI Ayog.