Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, Education, Human Resources.
1) Though India has been making efforts in terms of policies and programmes for the development of sports, it is yet to fulfil gaps on infrastructure front. Critically analyse.(250 words)
Why this question:
The question aims to address the question of infrastructural gaps prevailing in the country’s development of sports.
Key demand of the question:
One must discuss in detail the lacunae, gaps that are being witnessed by the sports infrastructure in the country.
Critically 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. When ‘critically’ is suffixed or prefixed to a directive, one needs to look at the good and bad of the topic and give a fair judgement.
Structure of the answer:
In short bring out the importance of sports for the country.
Explain that Sports infrastructure plays a crucial role in achieving excellence in the global arena of sports.
Explain the policies and programmes in this direction, why are there gaps in it.
Discuss the major initiatives in place – national sports policy, assistance for sports infrastructure etc.
Explain what are the points of deficit and what needs to be done.
Conclude with need to revamp the policy paradigm for improving the infrastructural aspects in sports.