Topic: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and Bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections. Inclusive growth and issues arising from it.
3) Providing basic needs as well as freedoms to the people shall go hand in hand for the holistic development of the country. Elucidate. (250 words)
Why this question:
The question ascertains the necessity of basic needs and its interrelation with right to freedom.
Key demand of the question:
The answer must analyse the need for individual freedom along with basic needs for the holistic development of the country.
Elucidate – Give a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, or what is the particular context. You must be defining key terms where ever appropriate, and substantiate with relevant associated facts.
Structure of the answer:
In brief discuss what basic needs of an individual in a society are.
In brief, discuss the basic needs of the people with an emphasis on the recent initiative taken by the government to provide basic needs.
The freedoms that are to be given to an individual – freedom of speech, expression, etc.
The importance of both in developing an individual.
Discuss the impact of providing basic needs at the cost of freedoms and vice-versa.
Conclude with way forward.