Topic: Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.
5) Government is planning to replace fossil fuel dominated vehicles fleet by electric vehicles till 2030. In this context, discuss the advantages and challenges involved in achieving it.(250 words)
Why this question:
The article explains the future of electric cars and the switch over to the non-fossil fuel based industry od automobiles.
Key demand of the question:
One must explain the shift and justify with advantages and also quote the possible challenges that would be faced.
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 current policy measure being taken aggressively to switch over to electric cars in India.
Explain the recent initiatives in this direction first.
Back the initiative with the possible advantages it carries with it.
Explain the issues and concerns involved.
Suggest solutions to address the imbalance that might get created due to this sudden transitional change.
Conclude with way forward.