Topic: Salient features of Indian Society, Role of women.
1) On one hand where women Goddesses are worshipped, the very women are denied identity, status and independence in India, discuss the root cause of such a paradox and suggest what needs to be done.(250 words)
Why this question:
The question is based on the context of recognition and role given to woman in the Indian society.
Key demand of the question:
One must discuss in detail the status of women in Indian society.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
In brief narrate the context of the question.
One has to discuss the causes for such a paradox witnessed in the country.
Explain then what needs to be done to overcome the challenge?
Suggest solutions – short term and long term to address the same.
Conclude that the Indian society is doing much progress on this front despite deep societal prejudices of the past and that situations are changing.