Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.
2) Analyse in what way helping farmers produce solar energy can help realise the government’s target of doubling farmers’ incomes.(250 words)
Why this question:
The article discusses how solar energy can help the farmers realise doubling their income.
Demand of the question:
One has to analyse and suggest in what way harnessing the solar plant potential can help farmers augment their income.
Analyze – When asked to analyse, you have to examine methodically the structure or nature of the topic by separating it into component parts and present them as a whole in a summary.
Structure of the answer:
Discuss the initiatives taken on this front by the government recently.
With the latest Budget mentioning how annadata (farmer) can become the urjadata (producer of solar power). Discussion should focus on explaining how alternative model can help farmers produce solar power on their lands. Take hints from the article and substantiate your opinion and establish how solar energy generation along with agriculture can prove to be a game changer for farmers in India.
Conclude with way forward.