Topic- Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.
4) Swachh Bharat has unleashed a social revolution in India. Examine the factors responsible for the success of the programme.(250 words)
Examine- here we have to probe deeper into the topic, get into details, and find out the causes or implications if any.
Key demand of the question.
The question wants us to dig deep into the achievements of SBM and bring out the reasons or factors that made various achievements under SBM possible.
Structure of the answer
Introduction- write a few introductory lines about the SBM- e.g mention its objectives.
- Briefly highlight the achievements under the SBM. E.g. in 2014 as many as 550 million Indians defecate in the open and the cumulative sanitation coverage in rural India was just over 38 per cent.Today, rural India’s sanitation coverage is over 96 per cent. Over 450 million people have stopped defecating in the open in a short period of four years; mention the no. of toilets constructed under SBM; mention the health benefits of improved sanitation etc
- Discuss in points the factors behind the success and achievements under SBM. E.g
- Political push.
- Public finance
Conclusion- based on your discussion, form a fair and a balanced conclusion on the given issue.