Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability, e-governance- applications, models, successes, limitations, and potential; citizens charters, transparency & accountability and institutional and other measures.
6) Discuss some of the recent measures taken by GOI for reforming governance that can potentially transform India.(250 words)
Yojana September 2019 edition – REFORMING GOVERNANCE
Why this question:
The question is based on the article from Yojana that highlights the measures taken by the GOI for reforming governance.
Key demand of the question:
Straight away list down the reforms taken by the GOI to ensure better governance to transform India.
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 explain the importance of Governance in general.
Take hints from the article and cover various aspects of Governance under which the government has taken steps to reform – Cooperative and Competitive Federalism, Direct Benefit Transfer and Use of Aadhaar, Outcome Based Monitoring, E – Governance etc.
Explain any challenges if any involved.
Conclude with importance of such reforms.